Honors Program Fact Sheet

Application Statistics

  • 63% - the overall acceptance rate for Fall 2016
    • 65% acceptance rate for high school students
    • 44% acceptance rate for transfer and current Liberty students
  • Applied: 503 (completed applications)
  • Admitted: 227 from 8 countries & 41 states
  • Acceptance rate by review date:
    • February 1 - 61%
    • March 1  - 47%
    • April 1 – 36%

Applicant Test Scores (accepted Fall 2016):

   SAT ACT
Highest 1570  35
Lowest 1270  30
Average 1396  32


Honors Program Student Profile

  • 740 scholarshipped Honors students from 49 states and 22 countries
  • 60% from Virginia
  • 62% women; 38% men
  • 5% international students
  • National Merit students
    • 91 Finalists
    • 114 Commended
  • 4.0 - the GPA of 22% of our Honors students
  • 19 average class size of 100-200 Honors seminars
  • Most popular majors among Honors students are from these schools
    1. Health Sciences: 138 students
    2. Arts & Sciences: 94 students
    3. Business: 94 students
    4. Communication & Creative Arts: 80 students
    5. Engineering: 66 students
    6. Nursing: 48 students