Longwood University

Farmville, VA, USA
3.61 Average Rating
Founded in 1839, Longwood University is one of the oldest higher learning institutions in the US. It is a public liberal arts university situated in Farmville, VA. Longwood University offers study abroad programs in places such as Thailand, Greece, and Costa Rica. The university operates an environmental research laboratory so students can participate in field research at Lancer Park.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
94%
Out of State Students
5%
0
100
74%
Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 985
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 1, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
4,883
Total Number of Undergrads
4,386
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
45%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
66%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
16:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$19,650
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$12,720
Out-of-State Tuition
$27,660
0
100
79%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
56%
Average Aid Per Year
$7,444
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
33%
67%
Student Organizations
207
Size of Town
Town: Remote
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Richmond
Washington
Norfolk
Charlottesville
Lynchburg
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
58%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$43,200
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What Students Are Saying

3.61 Average Rating
Super homey campus, its a pleasure to be here. I love knowing everyone, and having a personal relationship with my professors. The lancer spirit can be felt throughout the campus.
David from Leesburg, VA
Longwood is literally the best college around. I am so glad I attended LU and now I have a great networking base! The town is great, the professors are amazing, and the school itself creates a great environment in which to grow and learn.
Megan from Newport News, VA

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