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Limestone University

Gaffney, SC 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate88%

About Limestone College

Limestone College is a private, nonprofit college in the suburb of Gaffney, South Carolina. Limestone College was founded in 1845. The college currently enrolls around 1,840 students per year, including 1,688 undergraduate students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Limestone College

It is not difficult to get into Limestone College. Around 88% of applicants get into Limestone College each year. In 2022, 1,845 students applied to Limestone College and 1,632 were admitted.

Limestone College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 88%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional May require tests

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Limestone College Campus Tours

Limestone College is located in the town of Gaffney, South Carolina, in the suburbs of Charlotte.

If you want to see Limestone College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 85 to Gaffney, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Greenville-Spartanburg International.

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College Info

1115 College Drive Gaffney, SC 29340-3799

Campus Setting: Suburban

Limestone College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Limestone College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Limestone College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Limestone College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Limestone College is like? There are approximately 1,840 students enrolled at Limestone College, including 1,688 undergraduate students and 152 graduate students. 79% percent of students attend school full-time, 72% percent are from SC and 28% percent of students are from other states.


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