1115 College Drive Gaffney, SC 29340-3799 864-488-4549
http://www.limestone.edu admiss@limestone.edu
About Limestone College
  • Year of Foundation 1845
  • Size of Campus 115 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Christian Non-Denominational
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 3,218
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 42%, 58%, 45%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $20,000
  • Room and Board $7,500
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 805
Limestone College is an accredited, independent, coeducational four-year liberal arts institution chartered by the State of South Carolina. Limestone College is a Christian non-denominational college. Its programs lead to the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Social Work, Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree.The mission of Limestone College is to educate students from diverse backgrounds in the liberal arts and selected professional disciplines.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Earth Day, Midterm Madness, Casino Night, International Festival Dinner
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of frats 0
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 2%
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Alpha Phi Sigma, Chi Alpha Sigma, Phi Alpha Theta;
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Union, Christian Education & Leadership Program, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Joyful Saints Gospel Choir
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of sororities 1
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Greer, SC (41), Charlotte, NC (49)
  • Distance to nearest train Spartanburg, SC (24)
  • Distance to nearest bus Gaffney, SC (4)
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 50%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 0%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (41%), men's dorms (59%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 4
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 100%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 0%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 50%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
Campus Services
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,441
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 69
  • Counseling Services career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious, other
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 44,964
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 280
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities 45 electronic databases, computerized card catalog, Limestone College archive, conference room, exhibit area, libray website: http://lib.limestone.edu/
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Books in Library 64,936
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Winnie Davis Hall of History (museum) Limestone Springs Historic Distric features the campus and environs of Limestone College. Nine buildings on the College's front campus are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Two South Carolina Histo
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 281
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some classrooms
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 8
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 2,915
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 50
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills, other
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 601
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Wofford College)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 17%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
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