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Honors Program Fact Sheet

Application Statistics

  • 53% - the overall acceptance rate for fall 2015
    • 75% acceptance rate for high school students
    • 25% acceptance rate for transfer and current Liberty students
  • Applied:  446 (completed applications)
  • Admitted:  273 from 9 countries & 43 states
  • Acceptance rate by review date:
    • February 1 - 61%
    • March 1  - 54%
    • April 1 – 40%

Applicant Test Scores (accepted fall 2015):

   SAT ACT
Highest 1600  36
Lowest 1290  29
Average 1364  32


Honors Student Profile

  • 719 scholarshipped Honors students from 47 states and 20 countries
  • 60% from Virginia
  • 62% women; 38% men
  • 5% international students
  • National Merit students
    • 88 Finalists
    • 1 Semi-Finalist
    • 103 Commended
  • 4.0 - the GPA of 21% of our Honors students
  • 16:1 - Honors student/professor ratio
  • Most popular majors among Honors students are from these Schools
    1. Health Sciences: 128 students
    2. Arts & Sciences: 103 students
    3. Business: 85 students
    4. Communication & Creative Arts: 80 students
    5. Nursing: 50 students