First Year

Welcome to your first year at LIU Brooklyn! Our vibrant 11-acre campus is located in one of New York City's hottest neighborhoods, offering an incredible learning environment that fosters academic achievement as well as student growth and development. Make the most of your first year and learn all about the many activities and services we offer our students. Discover everything LIU Brooklyn has to offer—from world-class faculty to unique experiential learning opportunities to student clubs and organizations where you'll form lifelong friendships. Learn about orientation, the LIU Promise, living on campus, commuting to LIU Brooklyn, and more!

Residence Life and Dining Services

Welcome to your new home away from home! LIU Brooklyn is right in the heart of it all—located just steps away from the Barclays Center, top arts venues like the Brooklyn Academy of Music, hip restaurants and boutiques, and one of New York’s premier dessert destinations, Junior’s. Our beautifully landscaped 11-acre campus offers security and tranquility amidst the hustle and bustle of New York City. LIU Brooklyn was ranked the third-safest campus in the nation and the safest in New York City by the Daily Beast.


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Housing Applications for the Fall 2020 are now live. Room Selection for returning and new students is now open.

Student Activities

Learning and development is not limited to the classroom. At LIU Brooklyn, we encourage you to challenge yourself, cultivate new perspectives, and forge lasting friendships. Our student activities programs promote student involvement and offer both personal and academic support for student growth. We promote community outreach and social understanding and we help students learn how to help themselves as they prepare to become responsible and contributing citizens of our diverse society.

Download LIU Brooklyn's Student Handbook.

Greek Life

Make new connections that will last a lifetime! Greek membership offers students the opportunity to develop valuable leadership skills, resources for academic achievement, community service involvement, social activities, and lifelong friendships. Affiliations with national organizations provide a network for career opportunities and empower you to build relationships with members from other universities, in addition to LIU Brooklyn alumni.

Career Services

Whether you are already on a clear career track or still exploring your interests and trying to decide on a major, LIU Brooklyn's Career Services is here to give you the tools to find the career path that is right for you. 

An appointment with a Career Coach can help you:

  • Explore majors and career options
  • Plan your curriculum 
  • Prepare for the job search
  • Write résumés, cover letters, and interview prep
  • Identify internships and jobs in your field
  • Build a network and find mentors
  • Research and apply for graduate school

You can also search for career opportunities, LIU Brooklyn Career Services events, and resources online through our LIU Handshake system.

First-year students should contact their LIU Promise Success Coach for assistance in creating their résumés. Like LIU Promise on Facebook for updates on career events on campus.

Enrollment Services

Our Enrollment Services team is ready to provide solutions to your everyday academic needs. From registration to bursar to financial aid to academic advising, our one-stop shop is here to serve undergraduate, graduate, and transfer students. In addition, LIU Brooklyn offers a wide range of non-academic support services to assist you while on campus.

For more information visit Enrollment Services