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The Time Has Come

Your son or daughter is preparing for their first big transition into adulthood — college. You’ve walked with them through every major event in their lives, and this one will be no different.

At Liberty University, we believe in helping you feel as comfortable and informed about the college application process as your son or daughter.

So, we’re here to make the process as simple as possible.

If you’re just starting the college search process, you can find answers to some of parents’ most commonly asked questions below.

Want to talk? Call our dedicated parent helpline at (855) 745-3568 to ask questions or talk with one of our admissions specialists about what’s next.

There’s no need to go through this alone — we’re here to help!

A Parent’s Perspective

Hear about what it’s like to choose Liberty University from LU parent and New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury.

Karen Kingsbury

Be sure to check out Karen’s article, “Leaving Your Heart at Liberty” for more about her experience as a Liberty mom.

Did You Know?

96% of Liberty students receive some sort of financial aid.

Liberty ranked No. 12 among the 30 Best College Dorms in the U.S. by The Street, a leading digital financial media company, based on its “spacious and comfortable” residence halls.

Our technical studies program allows students to take electives or add a minor in carpentry, welding, HVAC, electrical, or plumbing.

Liberty’s Food Court at Reber Thomas features more than 22 food stations, including the award-winning Simple Servings, which offers meals prepared without gluten or seven of the most common food allergens.

Regular bus routes transport students on and off campus, and rental cars are available on campus through Zipcar.

Residential students can also take online courses to maximize both time and money.

Every hour of the day, every day of the week, someone is praying for prayer requests submitted by students.

Liberty was voted the safest campus in Virginia by


You can be a student, too! Many parents pursue online degrees through Liberty and graduate together with their children.

Liberty has a dedicated Parent and Family Connections office.

Liberty was ranked in the top 5 best dining halls in the country for the past 3 years by