2,048
Students
Financial aid thermometer
28,781
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
74
74%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Lynchburg is a Comprehensive institution located in Lynchburg, VA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1501 Lakeside Drive
Lynchburg, VA  24501-3199
United States
Contact Phone: 434-544-8100

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Exercise Physiology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Human Resources Management Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education 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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Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 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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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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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

4,880
Applied
3,638
Accepted
2,048
Enrolled
75%
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Female Admissions

3,026
Females Applied
2,280
Females Accepted
75%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,854
Males Applied
1,358
Males Accepted
73%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.43
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Recommended Essay
Interview
2 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Early decision plan November 15th December 15th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 510 600
SAT Math 490 580
ACT Composite 19 24

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

38,560
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Fees

970
Full-time student fees
10,800
Room & board
5,800
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

28,781
Avg. Financial Aid Package
29,360
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
17,323
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,587
Avg. Loan Aid
18,983
Avg. Grant Aid
25,227
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
78%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
22%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,048
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
49%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.1%
Black or African American 10.21%
White or Caucasian 74.32%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.39%
Asian 1.37%
Two or more races 3.96%
Other 3.71%

Gender

Male (39.31%)
Female (60.69%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 72%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Turkey Bowl and Red Letter Day

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Student Activities Board, Enrollment Student Ambassadors, Emergency Services and Greek Life

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Equestrian Sports No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No No No
Golf Checkmark Division 3 No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 3 No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball 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 3 No
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Equestrian Sports No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No Division 3 No
Golf Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 3 No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

270
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 162
Part-time - 108