Get Your Questions Answered as a Future Residential Graduate Student

Preparing for graduate school is an exciting time in your professional career.

As you get ready for this new endeavor, it’s important for you to have the answers you need to make informed decisions.

Find general information regarding your life as a graduate student at Liberty University below or call (434) 592-4044 during normal business hours with any questions you may have.

We look forward to serving you and welcoming you to the Liberty family!

Grad Prospective Student Info

Tuition and Fees

Review basic costs for a general idea of tuition and fees, or take a look at our detailed graduate student costs for more information.

Student Fees
  • Resident students are responsible to pay the activity fee (in addition to tuition).
  • John W. Rawlings School of Divinity students pay an additional activity fee. Please review the cost of tuition.

Admission Requirements

All admission requirements are specific to the degree in which you apply for. Your personalized Student Checklist is available to you once you have applied and have claimed your myLU account. You can also view each degree program’s requirements on our degree program page.


Housing on Campus

Graduate students are permitted to live on campus if they are under age 25 and not married. They must follow the Liberty Way and all rules pertaining to residence hall living.

Housing Options in the Lynchburg Area
  • The Commuter Office can assist students with off-campus housing options.
  • Graduate and married student apartments are now available at Liberty University. Liberty NorthPoint is located 2.5 miles from campus.

Meal Plans

Graduate and commuter students can purchase a commuter meal plan for each semester through Financial Check-In (FCI) or by visiting The Food Court at Reber-Thomas main office. View more information about Commuter Dining Plans.

Course Registration

Once you have completed  Financial Check-in (FCI) and course registration is available, you can register for courses. To view helpful registration tips, check out our tutorials.

Dual Enrollment

Current undergraduate students are permitted to take graduate-level courses before completing their undergraduate degree for dual enrollment credit when they have no more than 9 credit hours remaining in their undergraduate degree (this includes courses in progress).

Dual enrollment requests are submitting using the online form and its approval status can be seen there after submission.

Students who complete dual enrollment courses save an average of $1,600 per course of future graduate school tuition costs!