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Longwood University

Farmville, Virginia


Longwood University

Public 4 Year

About Longwood University

Longwood University is a four-year public liberal arts university located in Farmville, Virginia, United States. Founded in 1839 as Farmville Female Seminary Association, it is the third-oldest public university in Virginia and one of the hundred oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. Longwood became a university on July 1, 2002.

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Located in Farmville, Virginia.

201 High St, Farmville, VA, 23909, Prince Edward County

Longwood University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#1330 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in Virginia

#28 of 158

2022 Best Public Colleges in Virginia

#11 of 45

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Longwood University is Business Management followed by Liberal Arts, Education, Psychology and Medical.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Longwood University within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni