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Top 10 reasons why LIU is the right choice for you

A National Leader

U.S. News and World Report Best College
The Princeton Review “Best Northeastern Colleges”
The Princeton Review “Best Business Schools"
A College of Distinction

Engaged Learning

12:1 Student to Faculty Ratio
Numerous student-powered businesses including LIU-IQ, Browse, Shark Nation at LIU Post campus, and Browse, Startup Lab and Trading Floor at LIU Brooklyn campus

Exceptional Resources

Individualized mentorship from an LIU Promise Success Coach
Nearly 270,000 prestigious alumni

Vibrant Campus Life

70+ clubs and organizations, including Greek life
State-of-the-art recreation centers with classes such as Spin, Zumba, and Basketball
Contribute your talents to student government, the jazz ensembles, student newspaper, and more.

Championship Athletics

32 NCAA Division I Athletics
State-of-the-art athletic facilities
Shark Nation pride

Destination For the Arts

Home to the Tilles Center at LIU Post and the historic Paramount Theater at LIU Brooklyn Numerous student and faculty music, theater and dance performances year round

Career Ready

Internship & Co-ops connections available with easy access to NYC each semester Students Intern at top companies in their fields

$100 Million in Scholarships & Grants Awarded Annually

All first-year students are automatically considered for scholarships
Students are eligible to receive up to full-tuition scholarships, which are offered to the highest achieving applicants and includes entry into our prestigious Honors College.

Leading Academics

275+ Degree Programs Available
Multiple Fulbright scholars each year
Internationally-recognized faculty

Community Involvement

150,000+ hours of community service are completed each year Winner of the President's Honor Roll for Service award Events on campus such as Move-a-thon and Relay for Life, as well as projects abroad in Tanzania, Haiti and Sierra Leone