3,945
Students
Financial aid thermometer
20,824
Avg. Financial Aid
84
84%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
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Overview

Long Island University–LIU Brooklyn is a University institution located in Brooklyn, NY, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1 University Plaza
Brooklyn, NY  11201
United States
Contact Mr. Luis Santiago
Dean of Enrollment
Email: bkln-admissions@liu.edu
Phone: 718-488-1011
Fax: 718-780-6110

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
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Sales, Distribution, And Marketing Operations Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Digital Communication And Media/multimedia Checkmark
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer/information Technology Services Administration Related Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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Early Childhood Education Checkmark
Elementary Education Checkmark
English/language Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
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Music Teacher Education Checkmark
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
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Spanish Language Teacher Education Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Adult Health Nursing Checkmark
Athletic Training Checkmark
Audiology And Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
Diagnostic Medical Sonography And Ultrasound Technology Checkmark
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Health/health-care Administration Checkmark
Occupational Therapy Checkmark
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, And Administration Related Checkmark
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Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Respiratory Care Therapy Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Biological And Physical Sciences Checkmark
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

6,830
Applied
5,755
Accepted
3,945
Enrolled
84%
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Female Admissions

4,596
Females Applied
3,956
Females Accepted
86%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,234
Males Applied
1,799
Males Accepted
81%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.2
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Required for some programs Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan December 1st December 31st Yes
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 557 500 610
SAT Math 564 500 630
ACT Composite 23 19 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

35,737
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Fees

2,026
Full-time student fees
14,020
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

20,824
Avg. Financial Aid Package
25,945
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
42,971
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,447
Avg. Loan Aid
15,289
Avg. Grant Aid
9,976
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
48%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
2%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

3,945
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
13%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 14.7%
Black or African American 21.82%
White or Caucasian 22.2%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 16.52%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.21%
Two or more races 2.37%
Other 18.33%

Gender

Male (29.56%)
Female (70.44%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 15%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
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Campus events:
Four Weeks of Welcome, Relay for Life and Blackbird Madness (Pep Rally)

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
The Student Government Association, The American Pharmacists Association, Hillel Jewish Students Organization, Student Activities Board and Indo American Pharmaceutical Association

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
lighted pathways/sidewalks

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling No No No
Cross-country Running No No No
Field Hockey No No No
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving No No No
Tennis No No No
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Field Hockey No Division 1 Checkmark
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball No Division 1 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving No Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
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Faculty

729
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 281
Part-time - 448
Male - 306
Female - 423