As you explore our iconic campuses, from the breathtaking former Gold Coast estate of LIU Post to the urban oasis of LIU Brooklyn and the one-of-a-kind international experience of LIU Global, you will get a glimpse of the unique student experience offered at LIU. Our 500 degree and certificate programs, our acclaimed experiential learning initiatives, and the service learning opportunities of “LIU Cares” provide a powerful understanding of LIU’s mission. We are constantly creating new opportunities to prepare students for the challenges of the 21st century.
LIU launched an aggressive plan to advance the University in 2015 after more than a year of university-wide conversations around the entire LIU community’s shared ambition to be a nationally-recognized institution. We have made tremendous progress against these goals, and make more gains each year. New innovative and in-demand academic programs, a growing research agenda, vibrant student life, and championship athletics have come to define the LIU experience. We are proud that we have undertaken such transformative changes while remaining true to our core values of providing a high quality education to students of all backgrounds.
With globally connected campuses and world-class faculty and staff, you will find something special at LIU. We strive each day to live up to our motto: “Urbi et Orbi – to the City and to the World!”
Governor Cuomo awards $12 Million to LIU
New York State is investing $12 million to help build the College of Veterinary Medicine at LIU Post as part of the state’s $72 million investment to support three transformative local health care initiatives, it was announced by Gov. Andrew Cuomo on May 18. The University is creating the new College to help fill a void in the industry. Currently, there are only 30 schools of veterinary medicine in the United States and just three are in the northeast. None of these is located in the New York metropolitan area.
Elevating one of the most prestigious awards in journalism, Long Island University (LIU) held a nationally televised event at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., to announce the winners of the 70th Annual George Polk Awards. The event continues the University’s longstanding tradition of honoring and celebrating the impact of courageous and authentic journalism on our national and global discourse.
Legendary Philanthropist T. Denny Sanford Funds LIU Sanford Institute
Thanks to a $5 million gift from billionaire philanthropist T. Denny Sanford, LIU Post will quadruple the size of its incubator for technology startups to 16,000 square feet. The incubator is located in a former Gold Coast mansion on the Brookville campus, and is part of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s Start-Up NY tax-free zones program.