Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pa. has welcomed its class of 2026, including two Scottsdale residents.
The members of the class of 2026 represent 44 U.S. states and territories, including Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia, as well as 32 countries. It is also one of the most diverse and competitive classes ever admitted to Lehigh, a press release stated.
In the release, the university announced that Scottsdale residents Paige Christakos and Jess Joseph are among its new students.
For more than 150 years, Lehigh University has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. The institution is among the nation’s most selective, highly-ranked private research universities.