Lehigh University

university in Pennsylvania

Lehigh University is an American private research university in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. It was founded in 1865 by businessman Asa Packer.[1]

In 2020, U.S. News & World Report ranked Lehigh as the 50th best university in the nation.[2]


  1. "Lehigh History & Our Founder, Asa Packer". www1.lehigh.edu. 2018-05-31. Retrieved 2020-08-10.
  2. "Lehigh University Profile". U.S. News & World Report.