C O L L E G E   P R O F I L E   -   O V E R V I E W
LIU Post
Brookville, NY
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 6,224
   Women 3,630 (58.3%)
   Men 2,594 (41.7%)
Graduate Students 2,399
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 81% of 6,371 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.11
SAT Math 510 average
460-560 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 503 average
450-550 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 22 average
19-24 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests X      
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance $54,182
  Tuition and Fees $36,256
  Room and Board $13,426
Average Percent of Need Met 58%
Average Freshman Award $23,466
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 278
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 20% of classes
10-19 students: 49% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Brookville Population 3,513
Nearest Metropolitan Area New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 57% of freshmen, 31% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division II
Mascot Ocelot
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.9% Asian
12.9% Black/African-American
14.9% Hispanic/Latino
1.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
50.4% White
14.8% Unknown
International Students 5.0% from 14 countries
First-Year Students Returning 72.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 27.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported