Lebanese American University: Ranking & Review

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Top 15%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate75%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment8,500
Academic CalendarSemesters


Local students$30,000$13,750
International students$30,000$13,750

General info

Alternative namesLAU
الجامعة الاميركية اللبنانية
MottoTo strive, to seek, to find and not to yield
AccreditationMinistère de l'Education et de l'Enseignement supérieur, Liban
Affiliations and membershipsCouncil for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
International Association of University Presidents (IAUP)
Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU)
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)
Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)
Association of American International Colleges and Universities (AAICU)
College Board
Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB)
World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE)
Conseil National de Recherches Scientifiques (CNRS)
AAICU Direct Educational Exchange Program (AAICU-DEEP)
Academic structureSchool of Architecture and Design
School of Arts and Sciences
Adnan Kassar School of Business
School of Engineering
Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine
Alice Ramez Chagoury School of Nursing
School of Pharmacy
School of Graduate Studies and Research
Colorsgreen, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePrivate
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff850
Student/staff ratio10
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.lau.edu.lb
AddressPO Box 13-5053, Chouran
Beirut, Beirut, 1102 2801
Urbanization levelUrban
City population361,000
Phone+961 (1) 786 456
Fax+961 (1) 867 098

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