TOP 10 REASONS TO CHOOSE LIU POST
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 combine with a supportive community dedicated to seeing you succeed in your education and your life. As you get to know us, you will gain a better understanding of “Post Pride” and how we can help you realize your full potential and “find out how good you really are.”
EVERY OPPORTUNITY TO SUCCEED
LIU Post prides itself on its superb support network of academic resources and experienced advisors ready to help you succeed. The Division for Student Success helps ensure you will get the most of out of your college experience and stay on track toward graduation. 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 on Long Island’s famed Gold Coast. Just 27 miles west of the heart of NYC’s Times Square, Brookville, is continually ranked as one of the top places to live in America by Business Week. LIU Post is situated close to everything you want to do on Long Island and in New York City: big business, vibrant nightlife, trendy shopping, 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% of LIU Post students are eligible for financial aid, and we distribute $120 million annually in scholarships, grants, work-study and loans to help cover tuition costs and expenses.
RÉSUMÉ BUILDING AND NETWORKING
A walk across our campus is a walk across the world. The LIU Post Campus 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.
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
Exercise your mind, body and spirit with the Campus community. Students who enroll at LIU Post enjoy free access to the Pratt Recreation Center, an $18.5 million facility featuring basketball and volleyball courts, a heated swimming pool, 200-meter indoor running track, racquetball courses and exercise and fitness room equipped with personal trainers. LIU Post’s south campus has 70 acres of open spaces, practice fields, tennis courts, and horseback riding trails. LIU Post is the only college campus on Long Island to house an equestrian center.
Go Pioneers! LIU Post has 15 varsity 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. In Fall 2012 we break ground on a new stadium during Homecoming festivities.
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.