4,386
Students
Financial aid thermometer
14,965
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
91
91%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Longwood University is a Comprehensive institution located in Farmville, VA, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 201 High Street
Farmville, VA  23909
United States
Contact Mr. Jason Faulk
Dean of Admissions
Email: faulkjc@longwood.edu
Phone: 434-395-2809
Fax: 434-395-2332

Majors & Degrees

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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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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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
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Audiology And Speech-language Pathology 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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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness 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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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

4,873
Applied
4,475
Accepted
4,386
Enrolled
92%
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Female Admissions

3,258
Females Applied
2,977
Females Accepted
91%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,615
Males Applied
1,498
Males Accepted
93%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.37
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Recommended 3 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 1st June 1st
Other early decision plan December 1st January 15th
Transfer March 1st June 1st Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 542 490 590
SAT Math 506 470 550
ACT Composite 21 18 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,940
In-state
23,300
Out-of-state
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Fees

5,400
Full-time student fees
11,026
Room & board
7,336
Room only
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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 Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

14,965
Avg. Financial Aid Package
14,609
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
15,465
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,348
Avg. Loan Aid
5,016
Avg. Grant Aid
7,712
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
80%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met

Student Body

4,386
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
4%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.26%
Black or African American 9.66%
White or Caucasian 73.85%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.34%
Asian 1.32%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.16%
Two or more races 3.91%
Other 3.78%

Gender

Male (33.13%)
Female (66.87%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 66%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Oktoberfest, Spring Weekend and Rock The Block

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Alpha Lambda Delta, Student Nursing Association, Longwood University, Bare Naked Ladies, Chi Alpha and Sigma Alpha Pi

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark Checkmark No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby No No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Field Hockey Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

340
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 248
Part-time - 92