Lindenwood University

Saint Charles, MO

Questions and Answers

Des G.
1 month ago
Would Lindenwood University help me become a German teacher at a college?
Lindenwood University
We offer many different teacher certification programs so we can help you become a teacher but we do not currently offer German courses
Christian I.
1 month ago
Does Lindenwood University require students to live on campus the first year?
Lindenwood University
Yes, we have a two-year residency requirement
Natalie B.
2 months ago
What labs and hands on learning is available at Lindenwood University for students in the Physical Therapy major?
Lindenwood University
We offer many different labs and hands-on activities including being able to work with our student-athletes
Breauna N.
3 months ago
What are the different meal plans and their costs for Lindenwood University campus dining?
Lindenwood University
Our freshman all have the same meal plan that is 19 meals per week and $100 dinning dollars a semester. The meal plan price is included in your Room and Board price.
Matthew S.
5 months ago
Where can I find scholarships opportunities that Lindenwood University offers?
Lindenwood University
Matthew S.
5 months ago
What opportunities or programs does your school have in place to help first-year students acclimate to college life?
Lindenwood University
We have a First-Year Programs office that helps with the transition. We also have a freshman seminar class that students take to help with the transition.


Founded in 1827, Lindenwood is a dynamic four-year institution dedicated to excellence in higher education. Our historic campus is situated in the heart of St. Charles, Mo., a growing community of more than 65,000 just west of St. Louis. We offer more than 100 degree programs through values-centered education that lead to development of the whole person. Our faculty, staff, and administration are committed to an integrative curriculum that focuses on the talents, interests, and future of our students. Lindenwood is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Lindenwood University is known nationally and internationally for innovation, entrepreneurship, and extraordinary dedication to students. We believe that education is the way to personal freedom and responsibility, which are the keystones of any democracy. We have a heritage that dates back nearly 200 years. In that time, we have learned how to educate in a way that helps each student become an enlightened, principled citizen of a global community. Lindenwood is an independent institution firmly rooted in Judeo-Christian values. Those values include belief in an ordered, purposeful universe, the dignity of work, the worth and integrity of the individual, the obligations and privileges of citizenship, and the primacy of truth.

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Least Selective (88% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

60% White
15% Black
4% Hispanic
2% Multiracial
1% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Human Resources (HR) Director79k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)70k
Human Resources (HR) Manager63k
Account Manager58k
Operations Manager53k
Human Resources (HR) Generalist48k
Marketing Coordinator40k
Based on 6,202 student responses
46.9kAvg. Early Career Pay
76.8kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
47%in High-Meaning careers
9%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$18,100 / year
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