Long Island University

country rank  393
world rank  1043

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University Overview

Established in 1926, Long Island University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Brooklyn (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), New York. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Brookville, Brentwood, Riverhead, Rockland, Westchester. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Long Island University (LIU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Long Island University (LIU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 92 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. LIU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym LIU
Founded 1926
Motto Urbi et Orbi
Of the city and the world
Colours Black, silver and royal blue

University Location

Address 1 University Plaza
Brooklyn (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
11201-8423 New York
United States
T +1 (718) 488 1011
F +1
Other locations Brookville, Brentwood, Riverhead, Rockland, Westchester

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Int'l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office 1 University Plaza
Brooklyn 11201
+1 (718) 488 1011
800 LIU PLAN

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Long Island University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Bar Association (ABA), Section on Legal Education and Admission to the Bar
  • American Dietetic Association, Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE)
  • American Library Association (ALA), Committee on Accreditation

Affiliations

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