Lehigh wins the 157th Rivalry Game

Lehigh University beat Lafayette College 17-10 in the 157th meeting of the most played rivalry in college football.


Founder's Weekend 2021

Lehigh University’s annual Founder’s Weekend featured two days packed with activities. On Friday, the inauguration of president Joseph J. Helble ’82 kicked off the events followed by an evening festival. Saturday started with a 5k run with the annual Leadership Recognition Dinner at night.

Student Life

Welcome Lehigh Classes of 2024 and 2025

The weekend was filled with excitement as Lehigh University welcomed more than 1,500 first-year students as they moved into residential halls and attended orientation events. The annual Rally officially recognized the Classes of 2024 and 2025.


Farewell to President John D. Simon

Lehigh University's 14th president, John D. Simon '19P, reflects on some memorable moments, his proudest accomplishments, the strength of the Lehigh community and his hopes for the university in the years ahead. 

The Rally

77th Annual Incoming Student and Alumni Rally

The Rally is a long-standing tradition at Lehigh University. Every year, first-year students are adopted by the alumni who were introduced to Lehigh 50 years prior. The tradition continued this year in historic fashion, as the first ever co-ed class of 1975 adopted the incoming class of 2025. The Class of 2024, who had a virtual adoption last year, was also celebrated.


Understanding Earthquakes

Seismologist Anne Meltzer talks about the rapid response to the Pedernales Earthquake in Ecuador.

153rd Commencement

A Graduation Recap

Congratulations to Lehigh’s Classes of 2020 and 2021

Welcoming Lehigh's 15th President

Introducing Joseph J. Helble '82, the 15th President of Lehigh University

Joseph J. Helble, ’82, will be the 15th president of Lehigh University. Helble previously served as provost at Dartmouth College.

Lehigh How To

Bicycle Tips and Tricks

Lehigh marketing manager Dave Pryor shares important tips for getting ready for a bike ride—and changing a flat tire.

Lehigh How To

How To Make Deep Dish Pizza

Matt Veto, professor of practice of journalism and communications at Lehigh, is allowed to cook only one thing in his house: his Chicago-style deep dish pizza. Veto shares his family’s recipe along with a few tips on media literacy.

Interdisciplinary Research

Portraits of the Brain

Art and science come together in a brain visualization project supported by Lehigh Humanities Lab. 


A Message to the Lehigh Community from the Mayor of Bethlehem

A message to the campus community from Bethlehem Mayor Robert Donchez: 'Let’s join together, in mutual respect, to keep each other healthy and safe.'

A Message from President John D. Simon

A Message of Thanks from Lehigh President John D. Simon


The Chow Lab

Lehigh University assistant professor, Lesley Chow, talks about the research that goes on in The Chow Lab. The lab focuses on designing and synthesizing modular biomaterials for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine applications.

On Campus

Teaching Through Art-- The Lehigh University Art Galleries

With a network of galleries and outdoor sculptures, the Lehigh University Art Galleries is often described as a museum without walls. The LUAG offers advance knowledge, research and experiential learning for the Lehigh community and beyond. 

Student Life

A Look Back at Lehigh Fall 2019

Founder's weekend, the rivalry, beautiful weather and a lot of studying--take a look back at Lehigh University's Fall 2019 semester.


UMOJA House at Lehigh University

The UMOJA House opened its doors in Fall 1989 at Lehigh University and for 30 years Umoja, which means "unity" in Swahili, has fostered a community of student residents and leaders through shared exploration of diversity and multiculturalism.


Lehigh vs. Lafayette: #Rivalry155

Lehigh battled back but ultimately fell short in the 155th edition of the most played rivalry in all of college football.