Skip to Main Content
Long Island University
blue checkmark
  • 4 Year
  • BROOKVILLE, NY

Report Card

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

editorial

Long Island is a private university located in Brookville, New York in the New York City Area. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 5,630 undergraduate students. The Long Island acceptance rate is 80%. Popular majors include Nursing, Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Health Professions. Graduating 46% of students, Long Island alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $33,900.

About

720 NORTHERN BLVD
BROOKVILLE, NY 11548
About Long Island...
Athletic Division
Division 1 (with football)
Athletic Conference
Northeast Conference

Long Island University Rankings

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

LIU Admissions

Acceptance Rate
80%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1080-1290
ACT Range
22-28
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

Will You Get In?

Find Student Loans

Find Student Loans

Cost

Net Price
$25,436 / 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
$24,532 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
69%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 123 responses
56%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 136 responses
52%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 134 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    1%
  • On Campus
    99%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
5,630 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
5,077
Undergrads Over 25
14%
Pell Grant
37%
Varsity Athletes
12%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 93 responses
  • Average
    24%
  • Sociable
    19%
  • SMART
    12%
  • Kind
    9%
  • Welcoming
    9%
  • Cool or really preppy
    6%
  • Grouped
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
42%
Poll
40%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 156 responses
Poll
52%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 189 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 100 responses
  • Beautiful
    18%
  • Comfortable
    16%
  • STRESS
    15%
  • Diverse
    13%
  • Expensive
    11%
  • Different
    5%
  • Perfect
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$49,000 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
46%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
90%
National
83%
84%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 93 responses

Similar Colleges

Colleges like Long Island University

Long Island University Reviews

Rating 3.42 out of 5  1,743 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 4 out of 5  
Start Your Review of Long Island University
Rating 4 out of 5  
Rating 2 out of 5  

Add to List