Long Island University -- C.W. Post Campus

Brookville, NY

Long Island University -- C.W. Post Campus

Brookville, NY

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Tuition & Fees

$37,763

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
33%
500-599
54%
400-499
9%
700-800
4%
600-699
31%
500-599
54%
400-499
11%
30-36
4%
24-29
46%
18-23
48%
12-17
2%
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undergraduateRatios

41%

male

59%

female

14

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,748
Declined 1,203
Total Received 6,951
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Private

6,316

undergraduate students

2,183

graduate students

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308-acre, suburban campus in Brookville (population: 3,614), 20 miles from New York City; branch campuses in Brentwood, Brooklyn, Riverhead, and Westchester. Major airports, bus, and train serve New York City. School operates transportation to the Hicksville LIRR station and local shopping areas. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Suburbs
  • Metropolitan area: New York City
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: John F. Kennedy International

Long Island University — C.W. Post Campus
720 Northern Boulevard
Brookville, NY
11548

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
30%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Organizations

  • Student Government Association
  • Student Activities Board
  • Resident Student Association
  • Commuter Student Association
  • Greek Programming Board

Top Events

  • Homecoming & Spirit Week
  • Midnight Madness
  • Move-a-thon
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances
  • Other security measures
  • lighted pathways/sidewalks

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
10%
Top 1/4
33%
Top 1/2
65%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
33%
500-599
54%
400-499
9%
700-800
4%
600-699
31%
500-599
54%
400-499
11%
30-36
4%
24-29
46%
18-23
48%
12-17
2%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $50
School has early action program yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.2

Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,748
Declined 1,203
Total Received 6,951

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Important

extracurricular activities
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
application essay
first generation
recommendation(s)
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

Considered

alumni/ae relation
interview
class rank

Not Considered

geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 28
Accepts International Baccalaureate yes
Offers English as a second language yes
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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Bowling
Cross-country running
Equestrian sports
Fencing
Field hockey
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Rugby
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Club Sports - Men's

badminton, baseball, basketball, cheerleading, equestrian sports, football, racquetball, soccer, softball, ultimate Frisbee, weight lifting

Club Sports - Women's

badminton, basketball, cheerleading, equestrian sports, football, racquetball, soccer, softball, ultimate Frisbee, weight lifting

Intramural Sports Men

Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Equestrian sports, Football, Racquetball, Soccer, Softball, Ultimate frisbee, Weight lifting

Intramural Sports Women

Badminton, Basketball, Cheerleading, Equestrian sports, Football, Racquetball, Soccer, Softball, Ultimate frisbee, Weight lifting

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division II

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Applied Mathematics, General
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art Teacher Education
Art Therapy/Therapist
Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, General
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Biology Teacher Education
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biomedical Technology/Technician
Business Administration and Management, General
Chemistry Teacher Education
Chemistry, General
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist
Computer Science
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Dance, General
Digital Arts
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Earth Science Teacher Education
Economics, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature, General
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Fashion Merchandising
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
Forensic Science and Technology
French Language Teacher Education
Game and Interactive Media Design
Geography
Geology/Earth Science, General
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Health Teacher Education
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
History Teacher Education
History, General
Information Science/Studies
Information Technology
International/Global Studies
Journalism
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Mathematics Teacher Education
Mathematics, General
Mathematics, Other
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Music Performance, General
Music Teacher Education
Nutrition Sciences
Philosophy
Photography
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Public Administration
Public Relations/Image Management
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Social Studies Teacher Education
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language and Literature
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Voice and Opera
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Freshman honors college
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate
  • Doctoral degree research/scholarship

8,499

total students

91%

in-state

9%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

74%

6,316
students

Female
59%
3,742

Male
41%
2,574

26%

2,183
students

Female
76%
1,650

Male
24%
533

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

45%

2,845
students

Female
60%
1,694

Male
40%
1,151

55%

3,471
students

Female
60%
2,048

Male
40%
1,423

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 78%
Student 4 year graduation rate 29%
Student 5 year graduation rate 15%
Student 6 year graduation rate 3%

Student Break-down

6%
Nonresident aliens
10%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
14%
Hispanic/Latino
47%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
14%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

352

Transfer students enrolled

4%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests yes
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit yes
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Other career services
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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