Catalog 2009-10 Table of Contents
Catalog 2009-10
Information found in this online edition of the 2009-10 catalog is unofficial and for informational purposes only. By authority of the dean of the College, some factual corrections to the printed version may appear here. The official document of record is the printed edition of the 2009-10 Catalog. For more information, please contact the Office of the Registrar.

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Lewis & Clark College
0615 S.W. Palatine Hill Road
Portland, Oregon 97219-7899 U.S.A.

General inquiries, 503-768-7000
Admissions, 503-768-7040
Admissions, toll-free 800-444-4111
President, 503-768-7680
Vice President and Provost, 503-768-7200
Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, 503-768-7100
Dean of Students, 503-768-7115
Registrar, 503-768-7325
Business and Finance, 503-768-7800

Lewis & Clark College is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Lewis & Clark is a member of the American Council on Education, the Association of American Colleges, the College Entrance Examination Board, and the Northwest Association of Private Colleges and Universities. Lewis & Clark is on the approved lists of the American Chemical Society and the American Association of University Women.

Lewis & Clark College reserves the right to withdraw courses at any time, change the fees, change the rules and calendar regulating admission and graduation requirements, and change any other regulations affecting the student body. Changes shall become effective whenever the proper authorities so determine and shall apply not only to prospective students but also to those who are matriculated in the College of Arts and Sciences at the time. The contents of this catalog are based on information available to the administration at the time of publication.

Lewis & Clark College adheres to a nondiscriminatory policy with respect to employment, enrollment, and program. Lewis & Clark does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap or disability, sexual orientation, or marital status and has a firm commitment to promote the letter and spirit of all equal opportunity and civil rights laws, including Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and their implementing regulations.

Questions or complaints regarding Lewis & Clark's equal opportunity policies and practices may be directed to the vice president and provost at 503-768-7200. Complaints of discrimination or harassment by faculty or staff may be directed to the contact persons for discrimination and harassment complaints, the appropriate dean, or the director of human resources, in accordance with the Discrimination and Harassment Complaint Procedure posted on our website.

Disability-related reasonable accommodation requests for academic or residence living matters may be directed to the director of student support services at 503-768-7156. Questions about the Americans With Disabilities Act or reasonable accommodation requests by faculty or staff may be directed to David Ellis, acting director of human resources, at 503-768-7691.

The security of all members of the campus community is of vital concern to Lewis & Clark College. Information about safety advice, the enforcement authority of the Office of Campus Safety, policies concerning the reporting of any crimes that may occur on campus, and crime statistics for the most recent three-year period may be requested from the Office of Campus Safety by calling 503-768-7855 or visiting

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