Long Island University

Brookville, New York

Overview

Address720 Northern Blvd
School Websiteliu.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Long Island University is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Brookville, New York that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 14,540 students applied to Long Island University. Of those students, 10,983 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Long Island University was $35,737, in addition to fees of $2,026. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Long Island University.

Long Island University has a 43% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Long Island University acceptance rate is 76%. To put this into perspective, 10,983 of the 14,540 students who applied to Long Island University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Long Island University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Long Island University had an SAT score between the range of 1,060 and 1,260. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Long Island University was between 21 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Long Island University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Long Island University, the tuition for in-state residents is $35,737. Combined with fees of $2,026, room and board costs of $14,020, other expenses of $2,500 and the $2,000 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $56,283.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $37,763 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Long Island University to $56,283 for out-of-state students.

Students at Long Island University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Long Island University was $5,494 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 45%.

Long Island University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Long Island University.

Long Island University has a good gender split, with 64% of undergraduates being female and 36% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are New York residents; in fact, 75% of all students reside in New York. However, 19% of students come from out-of-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Long Island University is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Long Island University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 44% students enroll at Long Island University part-time; the other 8,497 students enrolled full-time.

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