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Stats & Facts

Stats & Facts

Useful stats and facts about Life University including information about the campus, academic resources, campus life, athletics, admissions and more.


  • Life University is home to the largest single-campus chiropractic college in the world.
  • Life University is home to a 110-acre campus with 19 buildings and offers 5+ miles of walking trails.
  • The Applied Clinical Neuroscience Institute at Life University is considered a thought leader in vestibular therapy and chiropractic neurology research.
  • Life U faculty member, Ron Kirk, D.C., developed the world-recognized “Straighten Up America” program to help children learn to care for the spinal health.
  • Life University’s campus is 35 minutes from the one of the busiest international airports in the world.
  • Life University is perennially among the top chiropractic researchers in the country in terms of projects underway and number of faculty and students invited to present at ACC-RAC.
  • Life University currently has an enrollment of 2,715 students (Fall 2023): 875 undergraduates and 1,840 graduate/professionals. 51% of those are female and 49% are male.
  • 44% of Life University’s students are Georgia residents while 56% are non-residents.



    • More than 65 countries are represented by our international students.
    • One million dollars in financial aid is available to Life University undergrads.
    • More than 70 student clubs or organizations are on the Life University campus.
    • There are more than 60,000 patient visits at Life University’s on-campus, outpatient clinic each year.
    • There are approximately 450 patient visits per quarter to Life Sport Science Institute (LSSI).
    • Socrates Café is one of the most sustainable college dining facilities in the country, featuring organic and sustainable farming practices for produce and protein, use of community sponsored agriculture, low-carbon output, as well as recycling, composting and biodegradable waste practices.
    • The Life Village Retreat is the first stick-built college dormitory to achieve gold-level certification from LEED and the U.S. Green Building Council.
    • Life University’s rugby program is one of the top programs in the country, making the D1A National Championship finals in each of the past seven seasons, winning four of them (2013, 2016, 2018, 2019).


  • Life University offers a Student to Faculty ratio of 15:1.
  • Life University currently has 200 Faculty members; 61% of which are full-time and 39% being part-time.   
  • 54% of Life University faculty members are males and 46% are female.   
  • 30% of the Life University faculty members are minorities.
  • 20 students is the average class size.


Life University offers many varsity and club sports for students. Visit the Running Eagles page for up-to-date information about Life University Athletics. Life University also offers a variety of intramural sports as well, and you can find out more about those offerings at

  • 11 Men’s Varsity Sports
  • 11 Women’s Varsity Sports
  • 1 Co-ed Varsity Sport
  • 19 intramural sports


  • 2023 Winter Quarter—Deadline: October 31, 2022
  • 2023 Spring Quarter—Deadline: February 20, 2023

Applications submitted or completed after the applicable term deadline may not be considered for admission for that term.

Academic Term Start Dates are generally 30 days following the application deadline.

NOTE: International application deadlines are one month prior to the domestic application deadlines published above and elsewhere.



Please see here for current Life University Cost of Attendance.



Official test scores, for those who are required to provide these, must be sent directly by mail from testing agencies.

  • The SAT code for Life University is 7006
  • The ACT code for Life University is 0845
  • The GRE code for Life University is 5358
  • The FAFSA code for Life University is 014170


Check for on-campus event opportunities like LIFE Leadership Weekend (Chiropractic), Master Your LIFE Graduate Preview Day and Eagle Madness Undergraduate Preview Day!

  • D.C. Campus Visits are held most Mondays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
  • U.G. Campus Visits are held the first Tuesday of every month from 1:00-3:30 p.m. and most Fridays from 11:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
  • Graduate Campus Visits are held most Thursdays from 1:00-2:30 p.m.