Location
Lynchburg, VA
Undergrads
45,653
Tuition
$19,486
Admission Difficulty
Very Hard
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Reviews 3725 total reviews with an average rating of 3.9

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4 College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: Dedicated hard working students who want a future for themselves with Christian beliefs and values

5 College Sophomore

Computers: Being based online, the computer lab is whatever computer I have or choose to use.

4 College Sophomore

Local Atmosphere: Liberty and the town surrounding support each other and support the college students as much as they possible can.

4 College Sophomore

Scholarships: Being in the military I had no issues other than waiting on the military advisers to process all the paperwork.

4 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Dining: 6 out of 6 places so far have had good choices in their food and would recommend the dinning facilities to others.

5 College Sophomore

Transportation: The bus system at Liberty works for everyone! It's easy, affordable, accessible and convenient. I don't usually use the bus just because my classes are mostly in one area, but when I do use the bus, I am welcomed with a smile and the trip is fast and easy!

4 College Sophomore

Drug Safety: I personally hate drugs and therefore do not participate in the activity, and I rarely hear about people doing drugs at Liberty. Honestly, more people drink than do drugs at my school, but that's only a select few. Liberty does an amazing job at keeping kids out of that, and kids really do follow the rules!

4 College Sophomore

Weather: The weather in Lynchburg, VA is absolutely beautiful with the Blue Ridge Mountains in the background and the hills and trees of Liberty. The air is crisp and cool in the fall and the winter is sunny and cold. Summers are mild and can tend to be quite warm, but very gorgeous year-round!

4 College Freshman

Facilities: It is an amazing acedemic if an spiritual environment. I have grown a lot in my faith since being here and my professors are all really good! Every student is prayed for daily by multiple people, and there are many ways to get involved in the community. You have the opportunity to meet weekly with prayer groups and have a minnie Bibly study headed by your prayer leader.

4 College Freshman

Majors: Nursing is the most rigorous program they offer so the workload is a lot, but it would be like that in any nursing program. They have you do clinicals starting your sophomore year. Most people who take the state test to become a nurse pass the first time. They prepare you really well.

5 College Freshman

Majors: I have no issues with the program at all so far! I would definitely have chosen Liberty again if I did it all over again because I am learning so much academically and growing more than ever before in my spiritual walk with God. I plan to go into medical missions and Liberty offers a specialization for that in the nursing program.

4 College Freshman

Majors: You don't apply for the nursing program until you are done with your first semester. Some of the prerequisites are anatomy and physiology, organic chemistry, nurs 101, medical terminology, and pathology. You have to have a certain GPA and preferably a B or better in the courses listed above. Only about half of the applicants are accepted into the program and they will look at students who took the prerequisites at Liberty first.

5 College Freshman

Majors: Liberty has over 229 different programs of study so there is a good chance you will find the major you are looking for here. We have the usual Biology, English, Art, Computer Science, etc but we also have less common degrees like Aviation, Athletic Training, Biblical Studies, Cinematic Arts, Fashion Merchandising etc. There are many internship opportunities here and they can help you in gaining experience before officially going on the job market.

4 College Freshman

Transportation: You can get anywhere you need to go, on a bus. But if you want to go off campus, you have to walk, or use your car!

5 College Freshman

Academics: SO MANY DIFFERENT PROGRAMS! Literally anything you want, we've got it!

5 College Freshman

Academics: Liberty University is FABULOUS. Professors are wonderful! The education I am receiving is wonderful. My education is the curriculum I need to be learning. The workload changes, but you are in college, therefore you will be doing a large amount of work!

4 College Freshman

Facilities: Liberty University's facilities are cutting edge, between the athletics fields, the ice center, the Olympic sized pools and indoor soccer fields, there is nothing to be left wanting for. Liberty is currently building a new library that promises to be a wonderful place for students to research and study.

4 College Freshman

Drug Safety: I have heard of a very small bunch of people who are into this, but they never stay with the school for long. The pervasive atmosphere is very strong clean Christian school full high moral values, which most student are very supportive of and adapt for themselves.

5 College Senior

Majors: I'm a Communications major, specifically Audio Broadcasting. I love my major. I've had great professors who have really worked in the broadcast industry. It's been great to learn from them. We get a lot of hands-on training, and have opportunities with the campus radio station, 90.9 The Light (and other campus media groups). Organizations like the National Broadcasting Society are great for extra training and networking.

3 College Senior

Parking: Parking is...interesting. If you want a good parking spot, you need to be willing to put down some money for Zone 1 parking. Plan ahead to get a decent space, because there's a lot of commuters. They tow a lot here, but after 5 pm & on weekends, you can park without worries, as long at you are within a parking space.

3 College Senior

Weather: It rains quite a bit in Lynchburg, so invest in an umbrella and boots. The winter is fairly mild, with the occasional snowstorm. One year it was in the 60s in February.

4 College Freshman

Majors: Being a Communications Major student is a lot of excitement here. There are plenty of opportunities to gain experience left and right.

5 College Freshman

Off-Campus Dining: Lynchburg is made up of restaurants. There's anything and everything you could possibly want: fast food, Chinese food, Japanese food/Hibachi bars/sushi bars, Italian food, Mexican food, Sweet Frog and Bloop (Frozen Yogurt), Texas Roadhouse, Macado's, Coldstone Ice Cream, Panera Bread, Starbucks, T.G.I. Fridays, IHOP... the list goes on. Many of these are within walking distance, too. Some of the restaurants can be a bit pricey, but most of them are reasonably priced. It's a fact that the majority of families that live in Lynchburg don't cook, but go out to eat every night and maybe one night a week they heat their leftovers at home.

4 College Junior

Health & Safety: The area is very safe. Generally, people are really willing to walk with you, including the police and other people (southern hospitality.) Also, because the school is strict, someone knows where you are based on where you swipe your ID or where you sign out to.

2 College Junior

Weather: It always rains. They call the area "Drenchburg." However, the chancellor is very quick to cancel classes because of the large amount of commuter students. One time, it was barely raining, and we got out of school for the day anyway!

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