Liberty University is one of the largest evangelical Christian privateuniversities in the United States by student enrollment. With an enrollment exceeding 100,000, the university has about 850 international students. Admitted students came from all 50 states and 80 different nations.
Admissions at Liberty University’s more than 600 unique academic programs are primarily granted on the basis of GPA, different standardized test scores, consistency of grades, and essay submission. It's 15 academic schools and colleges provide different undergraduate and graduate programs of study, offered at campus and online. At campus, over 200 undergraduate and 100 graduate programs are offered by Liberty University.
|UG Application Portal||Apply Online Apply through live chat Apply over the phone with an admission counselor|
|PG Application Portal||Apply Online or download the Resident Graduate Application|
|Acceptance Rate (2019)||30%|
|SAT Score Range||Old SAT (math & critical reading): 950-1170 New SAT (evidence-based reading & writing and math): 1020-1220|
|ACT Score Range||20-27|
|International Student Application Deadlines||Undergraduate: May 1(fall) Graduate: March 31 (fall); October 31 (spring)|
|Intake Season||Summer Semester; Fall Semester; Spring Semester|
|International Student Financial Aid||Available|
|International Student Admissions||Liberty University International | Email|
International students who come from countries where English is not a native language are required to provide proof of English language proficiency by submitting test scores of any of the following:
|Test||Minimum Score Required for admission to UG programs||Minimum Score for admission to the School of Aeronautics||Minimum Score Required for admission to graduate programs|
|ITEP (International Test of English Proficiency)||3.6||3.9||-|
|LCI (Language Consultants International)||Successful completion of level 6||Successful completion of level 7||-|
|ELS Educational Services||Successful completion of level 109||Successful completion of level 112||-|
Situated in central Virginia, Liberty University is home to nearly 800 international students from more than 70 countries. At Liberty, international students are celebrated every semester through Global Focus Week, where their professional, as well as spiritual growth, go hand in hand in a welcoming Christian environment.
International students need to complete the following primary procedures to take admission into their desired undergraduate or graduate program at Liberty University:
Undergraduate international students have no definite deadlines as the time needed for processing the visa application and making travel arrangements vary for each student. However, it is highly recommended that international candidates submit their application for admission three months prior to the beginning of the semester that they want to join in.
Graduate international students are required to submit their application for admission and be accepted by the following deadlines:
Admitted international students will need to obtain an American visa to study at Liberty University. A visa document will be issued once the university receives following documents:
After an I-20 is issued, applicants will need to contact the nearest US Embassy and prepare accordingly for their visa interview.
Liberty University offers more than 200 on-campusundergraduate programs through 13 schools and colleges.
Admission process for entrance to any of these undergraduate programs can broadly be divided into the following steps:
27 graduate programs and more than 100 graduate specializations are offered through 11 different schools and colleges of Liberty University. Every graduate program has its own set of requirements and admission process for students willing to pursue a program at one of the graduate schools at Liberty.
The graduate school at Liberty offers master’s, postgraduate, and doctoral degree programs in addition to graduate certificates.
Broadly, the following admission requirements need to be successfully fulfilled by prospective candidates seeking admission to graduate programs at Liberty University:
The admissions office at Liberty University helps with admission related queries and requirements.
Admissions office phone number:
Resident admissions office timings(EST) are:
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Admissions Office email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For queries regarding admission into online programs offered by Liberty, contact (800) 424-9595
International Admissions Office