Skip to Main Content
Limestone University
blue checkmark
  • 4 Year
  • GAFFNEY, SC

Report Card

grade C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C
  2. Value
    grade C
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade C minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

editorial

Limestone is a private university located in Gaffney, South Carolina in the Greenville Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,335 undergraduate students. The Limestone acceptance rate is 88%. Popular majors include Business, Social Work and Youth Services, and Liberal Arts and Humanities. Graduating 30% of students, Limestone alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $31,800.

About

1115 COLLEGE DR
GAFFNEY, SC 29340
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
South Atlantic Conference

Limestone University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Limestone Admissions

Acceptance Rate
88%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
980-1160
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  
Application Website

Will You Get In?

Find Student Loans

Find Student Loans

Cost

Net Price
$22,719 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$19,625 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
72%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 25 responses
83%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 29 responses
71%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 28 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
21
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
6
Online Bachelor's Programs
15
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    34%
  • On Campus
    27%
  • Online
    39%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,335 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
345
Undergrads Over 25
33%
Pell Grant
49%
Varsity Athletes
53%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 16 responses
  • Athlete
    88%
  • Education driven
    6%
  • Not typical college student
    6%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
84%
Poll
48%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 27 responses
Poll
54%
of students say almost everything on campus revolved around sports. 26 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 21 responses
  • Small
    29%
  • Helpful
    19%
  • They are all of the Above, but still great school.
    19%
  • Overpriced
    14%
  • GREAT
    5%
  • Home away from home
    5%
  • Quaint
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$37,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
30%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
94%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 18 responses

Similar Colleges

Colleges like Limestone University

Limestone University Reviews

Rating 3.7 out of 5  330 reviews
Rating 4 out of 5  
Rating 4 out of 5  
Rating 4 out of 5  

Add to List