About Lindenwood University
On Campus Housing
Lindenwood University was founded in 1827 and aims to excel in Higher Education.It is private not-for profit type of institution. It has a heritage of around 200 years which helps the university to know how to educate students and bring out the best in them. It is an independent institution and is rooted in Judeo-Christian values which include primacy of truth, the integrity of an individual and dignity of the work. Lindenwood University offers 121 majors in different areas of study.
The mission of the univeristy is Enhancing lives through quality education and professional preparatory experiences and the vision of the university is to be a nationally recognized institution of higher learning, delivers comprehensive student-centric learning and community engagement through innovative, relevant, and forward-thinking academic and experiential programs.
The total student population of the university is 9468, out of which 6529 are undergradaute students.
University's acceptance rate is 88%.
The university student-faculty ratio is 14:1.
The accreditation to the university is given by Higher Learning Comission(HLC).
Online Education at Lindenwood University
The university provides various flexible and affordable online programs which the students can complete as per their convenience. The university offers online Undergraduate and Graduate programs and also distant learning courses.
The university provides 35 online programs. The Lindenwood University majors which are offered are Accounting, Arts, Criminal Justice, Information Technology, Music, Nursing, Media Studies, Business Management, Public Administration, Education, Fine Arts, and Interdisciplinary Studies.
The degrees are accredited and credits can be transferred easily.
Some of the reviews posted by the students of the university are:
The Lindenwood University Baseball program is very impressive.
The academic aspects of the university are very good.
The teachers are friendly and the schedule is flexible.
According to the US News, the rankings given to the university are:
The university is ranked between 293-381 position in 'National Universities'.
It has secured 224th position in 'Top performers on Social Mobility'.
The university is ranked 237th in 'High School Counselor Rankings' and 99th in the 'Best online Business Graduate Programs'.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
As the cost may vary depending upon the type of program the candidate enrolls themselves in. This section gives you an overview information of the average cost of attendance that the student has to bear for one academic year.
The average net price of the university is $18,654 and the average annual tuition fees come around $16,900
The total one year cost to attend the university is $30,500.
To know the whole breakdown of the one year cost visit the official website or see our program and tuition page.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$68,730 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $9,200 per year for living on campus. Several dining and meal plan options are available for the students at LU. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At LU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 45% male and 55% female students.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The university provides financial assistance to students to fund their education which is in the form of loans, grants, scholarships, and work-study. The scholarships and grants are awarded to the students on the basis of their academic performances, residential status and achievements in other areas as well. The grants and scholarships don’t have to be paid back.
The students who wish to obtain financial aid can fill in the FAFSA form. Lindenwood University federal school code is 002480.
Institutional Aid provided by the university includes Academic Scholarship, Endowed Scholarship, Presidential Scholarship, Leadership Grant and Fine and Performing Arts Grants.
Federal Aid includes Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Direct Subsidized Loans, Direct Unsubsidized Loans, Direct PLUS Loans, and Federal Work-Study.
Military Aid includes Montgomery Gl Bill, Post 9/11 Gl Bill, Tuition Assistance and Vocational Rehabilitation.