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LIU Brooklyn Hosts Fall Open House

Prospective undergrads and graduate students invited to Nov. 11 event


Helen Saffran,Associate Director of Public Relations
LIU Brooklyn,
Long Island University

Fall Open House 2012Brooklyn, N.Y. – College-bound students. Working professionals. Career changers.

They’re all invited to explore the diverse programs and landscaped grounds of LIU Brooklyn during the campus’s Fall Open House on Sunday, Nov. 11, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

LIU Brooklyn is located in downtown Brooklyn at the corner of DeKalb and Flatbush avenues only a few blocks from the new Barclays Center and the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). It is close to Brooklyn Heights, Park Slope and Williamsburg, and a 10-minute subway ride from Manhattan.

The array of amenities offered by LIU Brooklyn includes a $45-million Wellness, Recreation and Athletic Center (WRAC), which features an eight-lane swimming pool; the Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts, which provides free or low-cost access to world-class performances; and the Cyber Cafe, a popular campus eatery and meeting place that offers free computer resources and technical assistance.

Application fees will be waived for anyone who applies for admission at the Fall Open House.

Admissions Dean Alexander Scott said, “The Open House is an excellent time for students and their families to explore and get a thorough understanding of the programs and facilities at LIU Brooklyn.” He added, “At the Fall Open House, prospective students engage with current students and faculty, giving them a true feeling of the atmosphere of the campus.”

Highlights of the day:

  • Tour the 11-acre campus with its fountains, trees and colorful fall flowers.
  • Learn about LIU Brooklyn’s more than 200 undergraduate and graduate programs.
  • Speak with representatives from enrollment, student services and academic departments.
  • Discover how LIU Brooklyn can help make a private education affordable.

If you have any questions about the event, or about any of our other events, please call 718-488-1011, email or visit the Fall Open House website at

LIU Brooklyn is distinguished by…
dynamic curricula reflecting the great urban community it serves. Distinctive programs encompass the arts and media, the natural sciences, business, social policy, urban education, the health professions and pharmacy, and include the Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, the Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics, the D.P.T. in Physical Therapy and the Pharm.D. in Pharmacy. A vibrant urban oasis in downtown Brooklyn, this diverse and thriving campus offers academic excellence, personalized attention, small class size and flexible course schedules. In 2006, a $45-million Wellness, Recreation and Athletic Center was opened to serve the Campus and the surrounding community. In 2007, the Cyber Café was launched, providing a high-tech hot spot for students and faculty members to meet and eat.

Posted 10/17/2012

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