Houghton University

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Office of Admissions
Houghton University
One Willard Avenue
Houghton, NY 14744

Phone: (585) 567-9200
Fax: (585) 567-9522
E-mail: admission@houghton.edu
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Dr. Wayne D. Lewis, Jr. (2021)

Bachelor's: Loyola University; Master's The University of Akron's Buchtel College of Arts & Sciences, Teacher certification: the University of New Orleans, Doctorate: North Carolina State University's College of Education


President Lewis came to Houghton from Belmont University where he served as the inaugural Dean if the School of Education. He has also served as the Commissioner of Education for the Commonwealth of Kentucky, overseeing an agency of over 1,100 employees and a 45 billion annual budget while also a faculty member at the University of Kentucky. Prior to that, he taught in K-12 public schools of Louisiana and North Carolina. 



Houghton College provides an academically challenging, Christ-centered education in the liberal arts and sciences to students from diverse traditions and economic backgrounds and equips them to lead and labor as scholar-servants in a changing world.


Academic Terms


Tuition/Fees, Room and Board 2022-2023

$28,100 total
(tuition $17,290; room $5,560; board $5,250)

Enrollment Fall 2022-2023

810 undergraduates

Graduate: 28

Degrees Offered

A.A., A.S., B.A., B.S. B.Mus., graduate programs M.A, M.S., MSED, MBA