88%

Acceptance Rate

$11,529

Avg.Financial Aid

002480

FAFSA Code

About Lindenwood University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

9,468

Website

www.lindenwood.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

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.


Reviews

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.

Location & Contact

Address

209 S Kingshighway

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6369492000
Fax: 6369494989
Request Info

Rankings

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'.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

30th Dec

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

88%

SAT Range

1000 - 1160

ACT Range

20 - 25

Application Fee

$30

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Getting a seat in Lindenwood University is quite easy as the acceptacne rate is 88%. Students just have to fulfil the minimum admission requirements and wait for the application evaluation and reviewing process. 

The admission application is the very first step to get admission into any university or college. After that the requirement and the eligiblity of the students comes into place.

For admission at Lindenwood University, you either submit the Online application or the common application. Submit all the official documents to the university and just wait for the acceptance from the university. Only if your unlucky or does not fulfil the requirements of the university the application gets rejected.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$18,654

Average Annual Cost

$16,900

Books And Supplies

$1,200

Other Fees

$700

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,000

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,700

Total One Year Cost

$30,500

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. 

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

70%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

13%

Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

49%

Male Professors

51%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business/Commerce, General

331 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

165 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

132 Graduates

Psychology, General

96 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

92 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

80 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

69 Graduates

Biology, General

60 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

55 Graduates

Marketing

55 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

54 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

53 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

53 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

52 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

48 Graduates

International Business

48 Graduates

Chemistry

35 Graduates

Education, Other

31 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

24 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

17 Graduates

Mathematics

17 Graduates

Economics

16 Graduates

History

16 Graduates

Fire Protection

15 Graduates

Political Science and Government

15 Graduates

Social Work

15 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

14 Graduates

Education, General

14 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

14 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

14 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

12 Graduates

Computer Systems Analysis

11 Graduates

Dance

10 Graduates

General Sales, Merchandising and Re...

10 Graduates

Anthropology

9 Graduates

Music

9 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

9 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

9 Graduates

Sociology

9 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

8 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

7 Graduates

Journalism

7 Graduates

Public Administration

6 Graduates

Philosophy

5 Graduates

Computer Systems Networking and Tel...

4 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

4 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

4 Graduates

Area Studies

3 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

3 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

2 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

2 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

2 Graduates

Literature

1 Graduates

Religious Education

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,529

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

34%

Full-time

91%

Part-time

9%

Students Gender

Male

46%

US National: 44%

Female

54%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

55% White

11% Unknown

13% Black

5% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

12% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

41%

Out Of State

44%

In State

15%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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 Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 91% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

91%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Lions

School Colors

black and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Mid-America Intercollegiate Ath Assoc

Total Male Athletes

459

Total Female Athletes

742

Intramural Sports

13

Sports Club

22

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Golf

Gymnastics

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

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.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$34,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$41,300/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$22,500

$33,011

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$234 - 343

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$11,529

Students Receiving Federal Grants

30%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,449

Students Receiving State Aid

17%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,863

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,864

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$13,929

$30K - $48K

$14,398

$48K - $75K

$13,301

$75K - $110K

$11,308

> $110K

$9,060

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,886,875

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$4,914,388

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.

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