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Long Island University Post: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

Long Island University Post, better known as LIU Post, is a private university located in Marjorie Merriweather Post, Gold Coast, Long Island, New York City. It is accredited by the Middle states commission on Higher Education. The university is well-known to start the first ever professional school of accountancy in the USA. 

Long Island University Post offers admissions in more than 150 programs. With the motto of dedicating everything to the city and the world, the university helps its students to find the right path of their life with 375 different types of degree courses and highly renowned athletic teams, belovedly called the Sharks. 

Long Island University Post Rankings

LIU Post was ranked within the rank range of 196-255 among the best education schools by US News.

It received 43rd rank among the Best library and information studies institutes.

Ranked 319 in Best College for Athletics in America by Niche in 2020.

Ranked 407 in Most Diverse Colleges in America by Niche in 2020.

Ranked 161 in Clinical Psychology by US News in 2020

Ranked 186 in Computer Science by US News in 2020.


Type of UniversityPrivate
Year of Establishment1954
Campus SettingSuburban
Total Enrollment8472
Acceptance Rate83%
Student-Faculty Ratio12:1

Long Island University Post Campus

Long Island University Post Campus

The Long Island University was founded in 1926, and has two campuses, one at Brooklyn, and the other at Post. The beautiful and historic campus of LIU Post stretches through 330 acres of land, and contains a world famous theatre/concert hall known as Tilles center for the Performing Arts, along with the Bethpage Federal Credit Union Stadium.

It has more than 70 clubs, sports and athletic teams, and organizations for the students to join. 12 major types of feasts and traditions are celebrated at LIU Post for social recreation of the students. Along with the other facilities like bookstores, medical facilities, theatres and fitness centres, the University also has a specialised disability support services for reaching out to the physically challenged students in need.

Residence Facilities at Long Island University Post

Currently, around 1,200 students live on-campus of LIU Post. LIU Post has 8 different types of residential halls, each of them co-ed and with capacity ranging from 120 to 350 students. 3 different types of meal plans are available for the students living on campus. The various residence halls in the campus are:

  • Suffolk Hall
  • Nassau Hall
  • Kings Hall
  • Queens Hall
  • Riggs Hall
  • Post Hall
  • Brookville Hall

Programs offered at Long Island University Post

Long Island University Post offers programs for four different undergraduate degrees which are BS, BFA, BA, and BM, in 47 different domains.

Among the graduate degrees, it provides MS, MA, MBA, MFA, MSW, MS Ed. and MPA degrees in 30 different majors. It also provides 10 different certification courses, and three doctoral courses in Information Studies, Interdisciplinary educational studies, and Psychology.

Admission Process

International students who want to seek admissions at Long Island University Post can follow the below-mentioned application details:

  • Application Portal: International students can apply via the official application portal of LIU Post.
  • Application Fee: Non-refundable fee of USD 200 is to be paid along with the application.
  • Supporting Documents:
    • Statement of purpose
    • 2 LOR's
    • High school/ college transcripts.
    • Resume
    • Scores of Standardized exams to study in the USA
    • Portfolio/Audition (in case the student is applying for Art, Theatre and Music courses).

Cost of Attendance

The estimated cost of attendance for international students to study at Long Island University Post is mentioned below:

Type of ExpenditureCost for one year (in USD)
Tuition Fees36,452
Housing Rates8,200 (4,100 per semester)
Meal Plan4,938 (2,469 per semester)
Enrolment Fee35
University Fee1,916
Student Health Insurance3,348
Total Expenditure54,889

Scholarships & Financial Aid to International Students

The university offers international students scholarships to study in the USA. The International students are not allowed to apply for federal state aid, so they have to apply through college scholarship service (CSS).

For the scholarships provided by the university on the basis of merit, International students are eligible to be considered. Some of the scholarships provided are:

Name of the ScholarshipCriteria
Admission Merit awardOn the basis of CGPA obtained in the exam prior to admission
Alumni and Sibling ScholarshipMerit Based
Performing Arts AwardsFor excellence in performing arts

Apart from these, special scholarships are available for the Disadvantaged Students enrolled in MSW courses.

Alumni Network

The Alumni of the Liu Post university are offered the following unique benefits:

  • Alumni Discount for the shows at Tilles Center and sports events at Barclays Center.
  • They receive special discounts for Auto Insurance from GEICO.
  • They are allowed to attend the Hutton House Lectures.
  • They get bookstore discounts, free magazine subscriptions and lifetime library access.

Some of the notable alumni of the university are Linda E. Ampere, David Antin, Robert Arning, Stanley Barshay, among others.


According to a survey, the graduates from LIU Post earn an average salary of USD 71,000. The highest salary recorded is USD 105,000 for the position of Project Manager, IT. Other positions earning more than the average salary are Director of Operations (USD 95,000) and Senior Accountant (USD 73,000)

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Long Island University Post Overview

Institution TypePrivate (Not for Profit)
Student Population9713
FAFSA Code002751
Application Cost$50
Accreditation MSCHE
Average Cost of Attendance$36,750 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio2 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

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Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
SATCheck Detailed Score114810551240 73%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing575530620-
ACTCheck Detailed Score242126 39%

Long Island University Post Acceptance Rate


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Total Applicants


Total Enrolled






Undergraduate Program82.7%
Total Applicants8491
Total Enrolled7021
Graduate Programs82.7%
Total Applicants3256
Total Enrolled2692

Long Island University Post Enrollment

Long Island University Post Enrollment9713
Undergraduate Enrollment7021
Graduate Enrollment2692
Graduation Rate
Average Graduation Rate37.9%

Attendance Cost


Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Post Graduate Program$36,750 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Books & Supplies$2,000 / Year
On campus, Room & Board$13,720 / Year
On Campus, Other Expenses$2,500 / Year
Off Campus Accomodation
Off campus (not with family), Room & Board$25,000 / Year
Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses$2,500 / Year
Off campus (with family), Room & Board$5,500 / Year
Off campus (with family), Other Expenses$5,500 / Year
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Program Wise Accreditations
Medicine ProgramsJoint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
Nursing ProgramsCommission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing ProgramsNew York State Board of Regents
Pharmacy ProgramsAccreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Physiotherapy ProgramsAmerican Physical Therapy Association
Psychology ProgramsAmerican Psychological Association
ProgramsAcademy of Nutrition and Dietetics
ProgramsAmerican Occupational Therapy Association
ProgramsAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
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Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
720 Northern Blvd, Brookville, NY 11548


Book Store

LIU Post College Bookstore0.53 Km
David G. Salten Hall1.37 Km
Old Westbury Campus Bookstore2.52 Km
Funky Monkey Toys & Books3.12 Km
Xerxes Books3.4 Km
Roberta Balfus Book Store5.22 Km
Catholic Store GLY (God Loves You)6.35 Km
Swan Trading Corporation6.45 Km
National Learning Corporation6.47 Km
Locust Valley Bookstore6.5 Km
Executive Business Media7.46 Km
Scene Magazine7.97 Km
Cloud Services Central7.98 Km
Grasshoppers Comics7.99 Km
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Bus Station

LIU Post1.5 Km
Northern Blvd at New York Tech1.54 Km
Northern Blvd & Valantine La2.76 Km
Northern Blvd & Marion St2.83 Km
Back Rd & Glen Cove Rd3.07 Km
LIU Post3.08 Km
Northern Blvd Opp Marion St3.1 Km
Greenvale LIRR Station444.93 Km
Back Rd & Glen Cove Rd445.82 Km
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Ear Nose & Throat Associates of Nassau County PC3.01 Km
St. Francis Out Patient3.91 Km
East Hills Business and Medical Park3.97 Km
East Hills Surgery Center3.98 Km
Northwell Health Finance5.48 Km
St Francis5.48 Km
Vet hospital/ER5.6 Km
St. Mary's Kids at Roslyn5.71 Km
DaVita Port Washington Dialysis Center6.02 Km
The Woman's Health Pavilion6.13 Km
NYC Surgical Associates6.5 Km
Glen Cove Hospital6.56 Km
Hospital For Special Surgery6.77 Km
Syosset Hospital6.88 Km
Pediatric Cardiology of Long Island6.91 Km
Family Care Certified Services Inc7.09 Km
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Shopping Mall

Wheatley Plaza3.16 Km
Green Cove Plaza3.45 Km
Jericho Executive Plaza4.82 Km
Harbourview Shoppe4.93 Km
The Milleridge Christmas Village5.31 Km
Jericho Atrium5.53 Km
Suburban Shopping Center5.55 Km
Eastnor Shopping Center5.64 Km
East River Plaza6.54 Km
Kundan Galleria6.74 Km
Broadway Commons6.95 Km
Sunglass Hut6.99 Km
Sunglass Hut at Macy's7.02 Km
Proactiv7.04 Km
Americana Manhasset7.4 Km
Syosset Corners7.47 Km
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Super Market

Grace's Marketplace LI3.16 Km
H Mart Jericho6.23 Km
Ideal Food Basket6.33 Km
Associated Supermarket Group6.36 Km
P & E Market6.37 Km
Compare Price Supermarket Co6.46 Km
Apna Bazar6.76 Km
Locust Valley Market6.95 Km
Supermarket Reps Inc6.96 Km
The Food Emporium7.02 Km
Whole Foods Market7.13 Km
Super Associated Fresh7.52 Km
Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace7.59 Km
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Harrisburg International Airport277.09 Km
University Park Airport358.26 Km
Altoona-Blair County Airport403.72 Km
Saint Marys Municipal Airport416.76 Km
Bradford Regional Airport435.73 Km
John Murtha Johnstown-Cambria County Airport446.36 Km
DuBois Regional Airport447.24 Km
Indiana County Jimy Stewart Field464.94 Km
Indiana County-Jimmy Stewart Airport465.16 Km
Buffalo Niagara International Airport486.68 Km
Chautauqua County-Jamestown Airport494.85 Km
Arnold Palmer Regional Airport495.07 Km
Venango Regional Airport528.98 Km
Pittsburgh International Airport561.4 Km
Erie International Airport566.48 Km
Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport596.43 Km
Cleveland Hopkins International Airport694.92 Km
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*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary

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