University of Lynchburg Rankings

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In the World#2828 of 14178
In North America#857 of 2629
In the United States#788 of 2528
In Virginia#25 of 63
In Lynchburg#2 of 5

Quick Review

Religion
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Acceptance rate
91%
Average SAT
1070
Average ACT
22
Avg. cost to attend
$24,987 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,935
Graduates
1,021
Male:Female Ratio
37:63
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

University of Lynchburg Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate91%95%89%
Applicants4,4771,5082,969
Admissions4,0761,4402,636
Freshmen enrolled full time477176301

236 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

462 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
430 or 90%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1170
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in University of Lynchburg are 970-1170 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
115 or 24%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in University of Lynchburg are 18-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White2045 (69%)
Black or African American320 (11%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown248 (8%)
Hispanic155 (5%)
Asian68 (2%)
Two or more races65 (2%)
Nonresident Alien46 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$24,987/year
Average aid awarded
$27,719
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$19,128
$30-48K$21,307
$48-75K$20,403
$75-110K$23,696
$110K+$28,421

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$39,720$10,906
Tuition in-state$39,720$10,906
Tuition out-of-state$39,720$10,906
Fee in-district$970$212
Fee in-state$970$212
Fee out-of-state$970$212

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,687
Combined charge for room and board$11,450
Room charge$6,150
Meal charge$5,300

University of Lynchburg Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Physician Assistant29137
Business Administration and Management, General3228
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse428
Physical Therapy & Therapist48
Criminology43
Educational Leadership and Administration, General41
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth36
Speech Communication and Rhetoric33
Exercise Physiology28
Athletic Training & Trainer1310
Biology & Biological Sciences, General23
Public Health Education and Promotion22
Psychology, General20
Public Health, General20
Community Health Services & Liaison & Counseling20
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management18
Biomedical Sciences, General15
Computer and Information Sciences, General15
Accounting14
Special Education and Teaching, General12
Organizational Leadership84
Environmental Science11
History, General11
Reading Teacher Education11
Economics, General10
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education9
English Language and Literature, General8
Sociology8
Curriculum and Instruction8
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration7
Political Science and Government, General6
Art & Art Studies, General6
Natural Resources & Conservation, General6
International Relations and Affairs6
Chemistry, General6
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General4
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General4
Mathematics, General4
Music Teacher Education3
Marketing & Marketing Management, General3
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services3
Physics, General2
Spanish Language and Literature2
French Language and Literature2
Education, General2
Religion & Religious Studies1
Music, General1
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General1
Grand Total459216189
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate58%54%61%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%

Publications & Citations

Publications
552
Citations
10,661

Publication count by topic

Psychology
122
Medicine
66
Sociology
52
Business
49
Political science
36
Biology
34
Economics
29
Philosophy
28
History
24
Engineering
23
Computer science
23
Art
13
Physics
10
Mathematics
9
Geography
5
Chemistry
3
Environmental science
3
Geology
2
Materials science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy830186
History975131
Business13081,842
Sociology1676557
Psychology18762,674
Economics1954612
Political science2354104
Computer science25491,249
Art28033
Physics2821293
Medicine3268736
Engineering3353193
Mathematics3638214
Biology3700675
Geology40878
Environmental science436032
Geography472510
Chemistry586112

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990629
1991228
1992850
1993151
1994532
1995751
1996543
1997851
1998445
1999751
2000967
20011982
2002782
200311107
200417187
200516199
200617276
200717337
200824355
20098405
201018516
201122471
201227528
201322615
201434646
201548718
201626556
201736577
201833576
20197667
20201800

General info

Alternative namesLC
Lynchburg
Founded1903
WikipediaUniversity of Lynchburg
MottoAbove and Beyond
Colorscrimson, gray
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May). Also Summer Session (May-August)
Total FTE staff593
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1501 Lakeside Dr
Lynchburg, Virginia, 24501-3113
United States
City population78,000
Phone4345448100
Fax+1 (434) 544 8499

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