• Address: 209 S Kingshighway, Saint Charles, Missouri 63301-1695

  • Phone Number: (636) 949-2000

  • Website: http://www.lindenwood.edu/

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About Lindenwood University

Lindenwood University was founded in 1827 and aims to excel in Higher Education. 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.

  • It is a private not-for-profit type university.

  • Lindenwood University acceptance rate is 55%.

  • The university student-faculty ratio is 13:1.

  • The total student population is around 10,750 which includes 7,956 full-time and 2,794 part-time students.

  • Lindenwood University address is Saint Charles, Missouri.


Lindenwood University Online

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 Lindenwood University student portal provides the students with access to their academic information, financial aid status, grades, attendance update, and many others. 

  • 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.


Lindenwood University Schools

School of Education School of Health Sciences
Robert W. Plaster School of Business and Entrepreneurship School of Humanities
School of Arts, Media, and Communications School of Sciences

Lindenwood University Tuition and Programs

The average tuition fee for a Masters degree is $23,040. Some of the programs offered are as follows.

Bachelors in Marketing  Bachelors in Fashion Business and Entrepreneurship 
Masters in Accountancy Bachelors in Criminal Justice
Masters in Leadership Masters in Art History 
Masters in Gifted Education Masters in Game Design

Lindenwood University Financial Aid

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 with the FAFSA/federal school code 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.


Lindenwood University Accreditation

The university is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The university also has programmatic accreditation and some of them are as follows.

  • The Business Administration, Accounting, Economics and Finance are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

  • The Nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).


Lindenwood University Rankings and Reviews

  • The university is ranked 237th in 'High School Counselor Rankings' and 99th in the 'Best online Business Graduate Programs'.

  • 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.


Lindenwood University Campus

The campus is situated in the heart of St Charles and has a campus map which shows the buildings as well as the parking spaces.

Lindenwood University Bookstore has different types of merchandise which students require which including the textbooks. The textbooks can be bought, rented and also sold back.

The university also offers a wide range of activities outside other classroom and has various clubs as well as functions.

Lindenwood University Athletics has an online portal which provides information regarding any match, recruitments, and campus athletic news. There are a lot of sports played which includes Baseball, Basketball, Football, Cycling, Chess and many more. There are both Men’s and Women’s team for each sport.

Lindenwood University library includes ebooks, electronic journals, audio-visual materials, and games.

Lindenwood University Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit
Also see:
For-Profit vs Not-For-Profit

Headquartered at

Saint Charles, Missouri

FAFSA/Federal School Code

002480
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What is FAFSA school code?
How to fill FAFSA application?

Institutional Accreditation

HLC
Also see:
What is Accreditation in Colleges and Universities?

Programmatic Accreditation

ACBSP, CCNE

Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

Financial Aid, Student Portal , eLibrary , Veterans Friendly , Military Friendly, Military Spouse Friendly, Yellow Ribbon Program

Branches

Belleville (Illinois)

Data Source: http://www.lindenwood.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Lindenwood University Statistics

Key Statistics
Acceptance Rate 55 %
Student Faculty Ratio 13: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 70 % Part Time: 44 %
Total Population 10,750
Student Population Full Time: 7,956 Part Time: 2,794
Gender Division Male: 41 % Female: 59 %
Admission Statistics Male Female
Total Applicants - 4,039 1,919 2,120
Total Applicants Admitted - 2,209 1,011 1,198
Applicants Enrolled - 975 459 516
Full time Applicants Enrolled - 968 456 512
Part Time Applicants Enrolled - 7 3 4

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 45 %

The College Monk

Female: 54 %

Total Graduation Rate: 49 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Lindenwood University Majors and Online Programs

Schools and Colleges in Lindenwood University

School of Education

Majors available

Education

School of Health Sciences

Majors available

Health Science Nursing

Robert W. Plaster School of Business and Entrepreneurship

Majors available

Business Management Psychology

School of Arts, Media, and Communications

Majors available

Literature Music

School of Humanities

Majors available

Psychology

School of Sciences

Majors available

Law

Lindenwood University Admissions and Application Requirement

Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $30
Graduate Application Fee $30

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 185
Number of students submitting ACT scores 786
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 18%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 78%
SAT Math 485 average 430 - 540 range
SAT Critical Reading 510 average 460 - 560 range
SAT Writing 450 average 400 - 500 range
ACT Composite 22 average 20 - 25 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.


Lindenwood University Financial Aid and Scholarships

Institutional Aid

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Academic Scholarship $9,000 Demonstrate Academic Achievement. Undergraduate. Varies
Endowed Scholarship $4,000 Demonstrate Academic Achievement. Undergraduate. Varies
Presidential Scholarship Varies Demonstrate Academic Achievement. Undergraduate. Varies
Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Leadership Grant $9,000 Demonstrate Leadership Quality. Demonstrate Financial Need. Varies
Fine and Performing Arts Grants Varies Demonstrate Performance. Demonstrate Financial Need. Varies

Data Source: http://www.lindenwood.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,212 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2018
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant $964 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2018
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $5,533 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Direct Unsubsidized loan $5,533 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Direct PLUS Loans $5,533 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2018
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study $5,533 U.S. Citizen or non-citizen eligible Satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2018

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Montgomery GI Bill Varies Served period of 36 months after September 10, 2001. Varies
Post 9/11 GI Bill $6,733 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies
Tuition Assistance $2,125 Members of Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard. Varies
Vocational Rehabilitation Varies Service-connected Disabilities. Varies

Data Source: http://www.lindenwood.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $20,388
$30,001 - $48,000 $20,605
$48,001 - $75,000 $22,247
$75,001 - $110,000 $22,900
Over $110,000 $23,575

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 34% $3,786
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 98% $9,656
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 32% $4,382
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 96% $7,987
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 64% $6,140
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 64% $5,533
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 22,183
Military Aid
Number of students receiving (DOD) tuition assistance: 29
Total tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $76,000
Average tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $2,621
Tuition Policies for Veterans and Military https://www.lindenwood.edu/academics/support-resources/military-services/veterans-affairs/
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 491 $7,627
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 94 $6,733
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 397 $7,839

Data Source: http://www.lindenwood.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Lindenwood University FAQ

  What is the address of the Lindenwood University?


The University is located in 209 S Kingshighway, Saint Charles, Missouri 63301-1695.

  What division is Lindenwood?


The school is primarily a member of the NCAA Division II, although women's ice hockey and gymnastics and men's volleyball compete in NCAA Division I.

  When is my course available in Canvas?


Courses are available 2 weeks before start of the term until 2 weeks after the end of the term. 

  What is the total enrollment of the university?


The total enrollment of the university is 10,750.

  Is Lindenwood University accredited?


Yes. The University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

  What is the phone number of the Lindenwood University?


The phone number of the university is 209 S Kingshighway, Saint Charles, Missouri 63301-1695.

  What type of college is Lindenwood University?


The University is four years private not for profit institution.

  What is the Federal School Code?


The FAFSA/Federal School Code is 002480.

  Is Lindenwood University offered any nursing programs?


Yes, University offers 3 programmes across 2 degrees which include Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) and Master of Science in Nursing-Nursing Educator.

  Does financial code offered by the university?


Yes, The University offers financial aid in the form of Scholarships, Grants, Loans and Work-study options.

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