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Lander University

592 reviews
  1. Greenwood, SC
  2. 4 Year
B-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    B
  4. Campus
    A-
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    B
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    C+
  9. Dorms
    A-
  10. Campus Food
    B+
  11. Student Life
    B
  12. Safety
    C
Lander University is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Peach Belt Conference
Address
320 Stanley Avenue
Greenwood, SC 29649
Website

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
58%
SAT Range
840-1040
ACT Range
17-22
Application Fee
$35
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required

Cost

Net Price
$13,998/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $10,234/ year
  • $30-48k
    $12,632/ year
  • $49-75k
    $14,478/ year
  • $76-110k
    $16,486/ year
  • $110k+
    $16,555/ year

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
15:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
84%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.32 responses
81%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.32 responses
56%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.32 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,524Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
48%
Varsity Athletes
8%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 11 responses
  • Dedicated
    18%
  • Fellowship
    45%
  • Hardworking, NURSING STUDENTS
    36%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Data not available
Poll
21%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.42 responses
Poll
8%
of students say almost everything on campus revolved around sports.51 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 14 responses
  • Average
    43%
  • Lively
    43%
  • Okay
    7%
  • People friendly
    7%

After Lander University

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$33,900/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
45%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
100%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.17 responses

Reviews

592 reviews
  • Excellent
    97
  • Very Good
    223
  • Average
    226
  • Poor
    29
  • Terrible
    17
Everyone is very friendly and my professors are very understanding and approchable.
  • College Freshman
  • 22 days ago
Lander University is a great school. I love that everyone on campus is friendly and the campus is small.
  • College Freshman
  • 1 month ago
Lander has provided me plenty of opportunities to enter the job field.
  • College Sophomore
  • 1 month ago