Longwood University


Longwood University, a top-ranked public University in the heart of Virginia, pairs a classical liberal arts curriculum with hands-on experience in the field. Longwood’s 5,000 students have the opportunity to pursue dozens of majors across three undergraduate academic colleges and a graduate college, supported by an honors college. Faculty are known for their commitment to personalized teaching, and their ranks include winners of state and national teaching awards. Our students graduate as citizen leaders, ready to continue learning and leading as they move into post-graduate studies and successful careers.

Academic Programs

  • Research
  • Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Veteran Fee Waiver

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


Longwood is accepting applications and awarding freshman merit scholarships for Fall 2020 enrollment. The SAT and ACT score requirement for Fall '20 applicants is waived and we are accepting unofficial copies of high school transcripts to provide admission decisions as soon as possible. Deposit deadline extended to June 1.

These changes were made on 4/1/2020 in light of the global pandemic. For the most up-to-date information visit www.longwood.edu/forward2020/

The Longwood application for Fall 2021 enrollment will open in August 2020. Early decision deadline (nursing applicants only) is November 1. Early action deadline and final deadline for nursing applicants is December 2. Early action applicants receive priority scholarship consideration. The regular decision deadline is March 1.

Visit us

While we are currently unable to offer campus visits, we've arranged several virtual visit sessions to connect you with faculty, current students, staff from our student services offices and more. You can experience a day in the life at Longwood through a sunrise-to-sunsetand everything in betweenphoto journal.


“In a challenging world and a rapidly evolving economy, a Longwood education firmly rooted in the liberal arts and sciences both ignites passions and provides the tools and courage to pursue them.”

W. Taylor Reveley IV, President

Admissions office

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201 High Street
Farmville, VA 23909, United States of America

Phone number

(434) 395-2060