701 West Monroe Street Salisbury, NC 28144-5213 704-216-6001
http://www.livingstone.edu admissions@livingstone.edu
About Livingstone College
  • Year of Foundation 1879
  • Size of Campus 272 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation African Methodist Episcopal Zion
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 895
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 43%, 57%, 1%international
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 907
Livingstone has provided generations of students like you with opportunities to develop themselves academically, intellectually, and spiritually to their fullest potential. One hundred twenty-seven years later, as we continue to advance this great legacy, we have great expectations of you. To help you navigate your Livingstone experience successfully, we have introduced some exciting new initiatives. Livingstone College is a private historically black institution that is secured by a strong commitment to quality instruction. Through a Christian-based environment suitable for learning, it provides excellent liberal arts and religious education programs for students from all ethnic backgrounds designed to develop their potential for leadership and service to a global community.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of frats 4
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 2%
  • Number of students in fraternities 4
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Percent students who are frat members 2%
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming and Greek Week, Heritage Hall; Poets and Dreamers Garden; NASA SEMAA Lab; and the Elizabeth Koontz Center
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Pre-Theological Union, AME Zion Council
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Mu; Alpha Phi Sigma National Criminal Justice Honor Society; Beta Kappa Chi; Scientific Honor Society; Phi Alpha Honor Society
  • Number of sororities 4
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, dress/hair code, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Student Organization
  • Distance to nearest airport Charlotte, NC (40), Charlotte, NC (40)
  • Distance to nearest train Salisbury (2)
  • Distance to nearest bus East Spencer, NC (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 10%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 59%
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (42%), men's dorms (52%), apartments for married students (1%), apartment for single students (2%), special housing for disabled students (1%), special housing for international students (2%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 80%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 8%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 10%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 12
Campus Services
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,203
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 600
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 50
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 80,000
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Museums Heritage Hall; Poets and Dreamers Garden; NASA SEMAA Lab; and the Elizabeth Koontz Center
  • Number Of Microforms 44,740
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 25
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Library Facilities Not applicable
  • Number Of Subscriptions 0
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 70
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 25
  • Student Computer Availability No
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 60%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,000
  • Employed Students after 2 years 80%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of North Carolina--Charlotte)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 10%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year 75%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town