6,316
Students
Financial aid thermometer
24,166
Avg. Financial Aid
82
82%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Long Island University–LIU Post is a University institution located in Brookville, NY, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 720 Northern Boulevard
Brookville, NY  11548-1300
United States
Contact Ms. Anne Marie Caradonna
Director of Admissions Operations
Email: post-enroll@liu.edu
Phone: 516-299-2900
Fax: 516-299-2137

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Public Relations/image Management Checkmark
Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Radio And Television Broadcasting Technology Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Information Science/studies Checkmark
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Early Childhood Education Checkmark
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Elementary Education Checkmark
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Art Therapy Checkmark
Audiology And Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
Clinical Nutrition Checkmark
Health Information/medical Records Administration Checkmark
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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
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Nutrition Sciences Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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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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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Geography Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Arts, Entertainment, And Media Management Checkmark
Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

6,951
Applied
5,748
Accepted
6,316
Enrolled
83%
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Female Admissions

4,394
Females Applied
3,682
Females Accepted
84%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,557
Males Applied
2,066
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
One recommendation
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 557 530 620
SAT Math 564 525 620
ACT Composite 24 21 26

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

24,166
Avg. Financial Aid Package
28,850
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
41,085
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,097
Avg. Loan Aid
15,714
Avg. Grant Aid
6,177
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
62%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
4%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

6,316
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
9%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 14.71%
Black or African American 10.6%
White or Caucasian 47.97%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.22%
Asian 4.47%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.03%
Two or more races 1.6%
Other 14.24%

Gender

Male (40.75%)
Female (59.25%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 30%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
Homecoming & Spirit Week, Midnight Madness and Move-a-thon

Student Services

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International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Student Activities Board, Resident Student Association, Commuter Student Association and Greek Programming Board

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
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling No No No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Fencing No No No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Golf No No No
Ice Hockey No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby No No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No No No
Tennis No No No
Track And Field No Division 2 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball No No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Division 2 Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling No Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Fencing No Division 2 No
Field Hockey No Division 2 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 2 No
Ice Hockey No No No
Lacrosse No Division 2 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby No Division 2 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving No Division 2 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball No Division 2 Checkmark
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

650
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 260
Part-time - 390
Male - 306
Female - 344