Why Louisburg

Why is Louisburg College the right fit for you?

Louisburg College has been helping students transfer to 4-year colleges and universities for over 232 years.

Staying on campus affords the same college-living experience as at a 4-year institution. Moreover, Louisburg is the only two-year residential private college in North Carolina.  

Louisburg College awards over $3.5 million in grants and scholarships and offers a levelized tuition system as well as free books.

Freshmen and sophomores lead 100% of our clubs and organizations and they are the starters on Louisburg College athletic teams.

Louisburg College has extensive educational support services to help you achieve your best while you are here. Check out our learning resources to learn more!

Building a Strong Foundation for Great Futures

Both students and their parents attest to the great value of a Louisburg College education. Students come to Louisburg for a variety of reasons, but most are attracted to the small class sizes. You are more than just a number here! At Louisburg College, you receive individualized attention from a professor that not only knows your name but also invests in you as a person.

We’re Closer Than You Think

Louisburg College is a safe, quiet campus located in central North Carolina. We are within 45 minutes of three major universities, several smaller colleges, and more than 100,000 college students. Louisburg is also just two hours from the mountains or the beach!

Distance from Louisburg:

  • Raleigh, NC ~ 31 miles
  • Virgina Beach, VA ~ 155 miles
  • Chapel Hill, NC ~ 78 miles
  • Outer Banks, NC ~ 171 miles
  • Greenville, NC ~ 91 miles
  • Charlotte, NC ~ 176 miles
  • Richmond, VA ~ 129 miles
  • Washington, DC ~ 236 miles
  • Columbia, SC ~ 237 miles
  • Asheville, NC ~ 262 miles
  • Baltimore, MD ~ 274 miles
  • Atlanta, GA ~ 417 miles