Long Island University (LIU)

From the shores of Long Island, to the epicenter of business and tech innovation in Brooklyn, to the far corners of the world, LIU offers a unique college experience for every student seeking academic enrichment and professional opportunity. 

Master's Programmes

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Long Island University (LIU) was founded in 1926. The university is committed to providing a high quality education through teaching excellence and impactful research opportunities. 


 LIU over 275 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degree programs, educating nearly 15,000 students each year across multiple campuses. The University cultivates academic, professional, artistic, and co-curricular opportunities.


Globally impactful research and educational programming prepares LIU graduates for 21st Century challenges and opportunities.


LIU Global spans eight countries on five continents, preparing students for careers as global leaders in business, policy, humanitarian relief, social entrepreneurship, economic development, and environmental sustainability. 

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2021

GSSA 2021

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2021. Universities with a score above 4.0 (out of 5) in any of the 8 award categories, receive Badges of Excellence. Congratulations!

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Student services

LIU Post's Enrollment Services team is here 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. 

Housing services

LIU Post is a scenic, historic, and scholarly campus that offers a small-school environment with the access and resources of a major metropolitan university.

Library services

The B. Davis Schwartz Memorial Library provides convenient and effective access to resources such as books, library catalog, electronic databases and scientific journals.

ICT services

Information technology resources are provided by the University to support its educational and research mission. Use of University information technology resources is a privilege. Accordingly, all users of the University’s networks, systems and equipment are responsible for the proper use and protection of these resources, consistent with University policies and applicable law.

Medical services

Long Island University has partnered with Gallagher Student Health & Special Risk to develop a cost-effective Student Health Insurance Plan that provides our students and families with robust medical coverage at school, back home, and while traveling or studying abroad. 

Student Life

Campus life

 The University's 330-acre campus is located on the estate of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 27 miles east of New York City on Long Island's Gold Coast. The campus houses the College of Veterinary Medicine, the first professional School of Accountancy, an AACSB-accredited Business School, and an award-winning theater program. LIU is home to the world-renowned Tilles Center for the Performing Arts and the Bethpage Federal Credit Union Stadium, where supporters gather to cheer on the Sharks’ Division I athletic program.

Sports facilities

The state-of-the-art Steinberg Wellness Center provides activities that promote good health and encourage wellness behaviors that improve the quality of life for members of the campus community and the community at large, including:

The center houses a 2,500-seat arena that hosts home games for our NCAA Division I athletic teams as well as intramural sports and activities; an NCAA-regulation swimming pool.

Student clubs

With more than 60 active student clubs, organizations, and athletic teams, there is something for everyone at LIU Post. 


In addition to university-wide accreditation by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, LIU’s schools, colleges, and individual degree programs are recognized by many specialized accreditation boards, including the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, the American Psychological Association Commission on Accreditation, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International.

Student Reviews

My life is a search for any opportunity
Malake Sheikh Mohamad rated 3 out of 5 stars

It was a bad period of study. I was very weak in English and I had difficulty, but I was forced to choose this specialty because there is no specialization in Arabic language at the university. It was all in English, but it became good but I am not creative. I am looking for experience in the field of education. This is my first goal and to master the language well. For...

Stretching your abilities at LIU!
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

I am a second year Medical Microbiology  student at LIU. My experience so far has been great. I expect to graduate by Fall of 2021. My classes have been amazing and I enjoy every single one of them, especially biochemistry.  I currently work as an Immunohistochemistry Technician at Histowiz while I go to school. I am grateful to be able to do both. This experience not only...

Great Experience
Provided by ESN rated 4 out of 5 stars

Great Campus, International environment, classes very interactive.

New York City, New York, United States


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