Why the Low Retention Rate?
Can anyone speculate about reasons behind L&C's relatively low retention rate of 83%? For a LAC with its resources and quality of student, it should be higher. S1 admitted to L&C, but also to places like Colorado College, Santa Clara, Gonzaga, & Willamette, all of which have retention rates around 90-95%--what's going on? He likes many aspects of L&C, but the problem retaining first-year students is worrisome.