Our commitment to ensuring you have the right tools, guidance and support to achieve your goals

LIU Promise is our commitment to every Long Island University student. As an LIU student, your success coach will serve as a mentor and resource for every aspect of your college experience. Whether it is creating an academic success plan, exploring financial aid opportunities, getting involved on campus or preparing for your career, your Success Coach has you covered.

Guided by the Student Success Milestones, you will work closely with your success coach during your LIU journey to excel academically, professionally, and socially.

Personal Development

  • Participate in the First-Year Service Experience
  • Attend New Student Orientation
  • Attend Convocation
  • Develop a success plan including academic and engagement goals
  • Engage in learning communities
  • Join a student organization or Greek Life
  • Engage in campus events & programs
  • Attend leadership workshops
  • Develop resume & handshake profile


Becoming an Engaged Citizen

  • Define your major
  • Establish a faculty mentor and cultivate a connection to your department
  • Become a student leader in a club or organization
  • Attend a conference
  • Participate in community service or service learning through LIUCares
  • Build your network by joining a professional organization in your field of study
  • Prepare for undergraduate research
  • Develop your LinkedIn Profile


Becoming a Global Citizen

  • Engage in study abroad opportunities
  • Participate in mock interviews & career workshops
  • Attend networking events
  • Participate in alternative spring break
  • Explore career-related externships
  • Establish a "job agent" and view internships or co-op experiences through handshake
  • Complete personal statement or graduate/professional school


Fulfilling the Promise and Beyond

  • Engage in career readiness workshop series
  • Present undergraduate research at LIU Research Symposium
  • Apply to graduate school & commence your career search
  • Participate in senior events including Senior Week and Graduate Fair
  • Celebrate your accomplishments at commencement
  • Enroll in class giving & alumni engagement


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