Location: Lynchburg, Virginia
Closest major city: Washington, D.C.
Most popular majors: Religion, Education, Business, Nursing, Communication, Psychology
Liberty University is the largest private non-profit university in the nation, the largest university in Virginia, and the largest Christian university in the world. The university is on the way to becoming the best teaching university in the US. There is a healthy student code of conduct with no drinking or smoking or co-ed dorms on campus.
Scholarship: All international students are eligible for institutional scholarships, average discount rate is over 25%. Undergraduate students are eligible for the following scholarships:
-Liberty Champion Scholarship
-First Year $1,000, Second Year $1,500, Third Year $2,500, and Fourth Year $3,000.
– Academic Achievement Scholarship up to $6,000 yearly
– Academic Honors Scholarship – $3,750 yearly (SAT or ACT required of first-time students)
-Early Deposit Award up to $1,000 the first year only Note: Graduate, ELI are not eligible for scholarships.
Student population: 12,300
# international students: 1,000
Student/faculty ratio: 23:1
Standardized tests: TOEFL iBT 61/IELTS 5.5
Ranking & Accreditation: Accredited with Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
– Undergraduate: $17,806
– Living cost: $8,050
Housing options: On campus
Enrollment deadline: Rolling admission