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Supporting you through your application

Applying to LIU is quick and easy, using our direct application form.

When you apply online to study with us, you’ll be allocated a Student Enrollment Adviser who will support you from when you start your application, all the way through until you arrive on campus at LIU. Our Student Enrollment Advisors will respond to your inquiries within 48 hours, so you can start your academic journey as soon as possible.

How we help

When you apply online, you will receive:

 Free specialist support

We will support you as you complete your application, offering you help and guidance throughout the admissions process.

 International education experts

If you have any questions, our expert team can help you with everything from selecting the right degree program to queries about LIU.

 Multilingual team

Our Student Enrollment Advisers speak multiple languages, so they can provide you with the highest level of support.

 Easy to reach

You can contact us by email, phone, and instant messaging (in some countries).

Explaining the application process

We’ve crafted a step-by-step guide to our admissions process, so you know what to expect on your journey, starting from your application form to arriving at LIU.

1. Apply online

Our online application form allows you to take your time to complete it. It’s easy to save your progress and return later.

2. Speak with an advisor

A helpful Student Enrollment Advisor will be in touch within 48 hours of submitting your application.

3. Receive an offer letter

If your application is successful, we will send you an offer letter. We’ll be available to discuss your next steps, explain any conditions you need to meet, and talk about a payment plan for your program fees.

4. Accept your offer

To confirm your place in your chosen degree program, you will need to pay your confirmation fee and return your signed acceptance form. Learn more about paying your fees here. After accepting your offer, you will have time to work out your travel and accommodation plans.

5. Plan for your arrival

We have many helpful tips available to help you prepare to join us. Visit our Preparing to Study page for useful advice on what to do to plan your arrival in New York.

We're looking forward to welcoming you to LIU. Whatever your question, we want you to feel as prepared and positive about starting your degree journey with us, so we are here to help.

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Entry Requirements

Find out about the academic and English language entry requirements for international students at LIU.


We Can’t Wait to Meet You at LIU

To join us at LIU, check out our easy-to-use online application form – with our team of friendly Student Enrollment Advisors here to help you every step of the way.