The LIU Post Experience
As an LIU Post student, you will have a world of opportunities at your fingertips. Study abroad, honors education, undergraduate research, career services, sports, clubs and social causes – all in a supportive community dedicated to your success in college and beyond.
Every Opportunity to Succeed
LIU Post prides itself on its superb support network of academic resources and experienced advisors ready to help you succeed. Professional academic and career advisors, student and faculty mentors, tutors and club advisors will help you receive a well-rounded liberal arts education and position you for success in the workforce or graduate school.
Location, Location, Location
LIU Post is located in one of the most vibrant and exciting areas in the country, close to everything you want to do on Long Island and in New York City: big business, vibrant nightlife, trendy shops, world-class museums, beautiful beaches and great places to explore.
Scholarships and Financial Aid
As a private institution, LIU Post is committed to making a quality education affordable for you and your family. More than 85 percent of LIU Post students are eligible for financial aid, and we distribute more than $47 million annually in scholarships and grants.
Résumé Building and Networking
LIU Post internships and service-learning opportunities will build you a résumé that gets employers' attention. Connections you make in classes, clubs, professional societies, fraternities and sororities, and on sports teams will form a personal and professional network that will benefit you for years to come.
Our Graduates Get Jobs
Our graduates have excellent employability records. There are thousands of LIU Post graduates in important positions all over the world, doing exciting work in many fields such as medicine, teaching, business, health care, arts management, and much more!
Recreation and Fitness
LIU Post students stay active and fit at the Pratt Recreation Center, featuring basketball and volleyball courts, a heated swimming pool, 200-meter indoor running track, racquetball courts and fitness room with access to personal trainers – plus acres of open spaces, tennis courts, and even an equestrian center with riding trails.
Go Pioneers! LIU Post fields NCAA varsity 15 teams that compete in NCAA athletics and is ranked one of the best Division II athletic programs in the country. Fans enjoy prime courtside seating for basketball and volleyball games in the Pratt Recreation Center, while down at Hickox Field you can cheer on our football, lacrosse and field hockey teams.
A walk across our campus is a walk across the world. LIU Post enrolls 8,700 undergraduate and graduate students from 42 states and 50 countries. Our student body consists of a wide range of personalities, cultures, talents and interests. Together, our community creates an atmosphere that is diverse, challenging and full of cultural experiences.
An Active Campus Life
Our students distinguish themselves by taking an active role in campus life as the leaders and members of LIU Post's 80 clubs and organizations. There are many ways to get involved and lots to see and do. The Student Life and Leadership Office sponsors hundreds of events each year, including big-name concerts, movie nights, fashion shows, comedy clubs and ski trips.