N/A

Acceptance Rate

$25,853

Avg.Financial Aid

003762

FAFSA Code

About University of Lynchburg (Lynchburg College)

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,081

Website

www.lynchburg.edu

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

SACSCOC

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

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

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

Yes

University of Lynchburg, which is located in Lynchburg, Virginia is a private, Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) university. At University of Lynchburg, around 96% of the students are 24 and under. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 61% of the students are females and 39% are males. Finally, at UL around 74% are white, 11% are Black or African American, and 6% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. Deirdre Quinn, Bob Duff, Percy Wootton, and Jim Bibby are some of the well-known alumni of the school. Several other achievers owe their success to this university. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. Taking into account all the undergraduate and graduate degrees, including both residential and online, UL offers around 192 programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.

Location & Contact

Address

1501 Lakeside Dr

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4345448100
Fax: 4345448220
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular university helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The rankings of eductional institutions by Forbes and US News are considered a reliable source by applicants and experts. The ranking of a university is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. However, University of Lynchburg doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

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

Rolling Admissions

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

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$30

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

Yes

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. The varsity has 4 admission thresholds. Candidates are required to fill the form and submit a fee of $30, as part of the admission process at UL. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 970-1170 to improve her chances. The average ACT score at University of Lynchburg is 22. However, those getting an ACT score less than 18 might also be offered admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 1501 Lakeside Dr, Lynchburg, Virginia 24501-3113. They can also call them at (434) 544-8100.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$24,613

Average Annual Cost

$38,560

Books And Supplies

$1,200

Other Fees

$970

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

$10,800

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,350

Total One Year Cost

$52,880

Before applying to UL, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $55,390 per year. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($40,690), books and supplies ($1,200), room and boarding ($11,450), and budget for other expenses ($2,050). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

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

79%

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

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$28

Faculty Overview

49%

Male Professors

51%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

49 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

46 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

39 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

36 Graduates

Public Health

29 Graduates

Biology, General

28 Graduates

Psychology, General

27 Graduates

Physiology, Pathology and Related S...

26 Graduates

Criminology

23 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

16 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

14 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

13 Graduates

Economics

12 Graduates

Marketing

12 Graduates

Mathematics

12 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

11 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

11 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

9 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

9 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

8 Graduates

Political Science and Government

8 Graduates

Chemistry

7 Graduates

History

7 Graduates

Sociology

7 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

6 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

6 Graduates

Music

5 Graduates

Physics

5 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

4 Graduates

Philosophy

2 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,086

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

30%

Full-time

93%

Part-time

7%

Students Gender

Male

39%

US National: 44%

Female

61%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

75% White

4% Unknown

11% Black

5% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

5%

Unknown Location

27%

Out Of State

68%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$73,877 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 87% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

87%

Undergrads in College Housing

75%

Averege Housing Cost

$5,800/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,000/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,000/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Hornet

School Colors

crimson and gray

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

199

Total Female Athletes

193

Intramural Sports

5

Sports Club

8

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Equestrian

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Equestrian

Field Hockey

Golf

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 offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $11,450 per year for living on campus. University of Lynchburg has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at UL costs around $5,000 per year. The number of female and male students at the university are 39% and 61%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$34,200/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$43,600/year

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

$0$100,000

$21,000

$28,250

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.

$218 - 293

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.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$25,853

Students Receiving Federal Grants

31%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,671

Students Receiving State Aid

69%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,140

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$22,244

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$31,085

$30K - $48K

$30,256

$48K - $75K

$28,065

$75K - $110K

$24,775

> $110K

$23,260

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$37,025,589

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$12,823,733

In case the students at University of Lynchburg face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,652, whereas the financial aid is $24,014. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $3,162 and institutional aid worth $24,014. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at UL based on students' financial needs add up to $37,025,589 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $12,823,733.

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