Longwood University


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


The Longwood application opens in August for the following year’s enrollment. 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. Submission of test scores, high-school transcript, and $50 application fee or fee waiver code are required. Nursing applicants must submit an essay. Self-reported scores/grades are accepted, but official transcript/test scores must be submitted prior to enrollment.

Visit us

The best way to learn more about Longwood University is to experience it for yourself. Our friendly, welcoming environment is truly one-of-kind. When you visit, you will tour our not-too-big, not-too-small campus with a current student. We offer weekday and weekend visit opportunities ranging from two to four hours.

“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
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Admissions office

Visit us

School location

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

Phone number

(434) 395-2060