University of Louisville: Ranking & Review

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Louisville
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United States
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World
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1156448
Top 3%

University of Louisville Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate75%77%74%
Applicants10,9874,9116,076
Admissions8,2733,7644,509
Enrolled undergraduates2,7961,3121,484
Enrolled total (including graduate students)21,40210,31211,090

4,431 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,813 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores366
Percent of students submitting SAT scores14%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
590
Math
590

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores2,796
Percent of students submitting ACT scores100%
ACT Composite
25
ACT English
26
ACT Math
24

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. Application fee for graduates - $65.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

University of Louisville Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$26,450$41,472
Off-campus$27,026$42,048
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,374 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Louisville provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 3,678 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$11,068$26,090
Fees for full-time undergraduates$196$196
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$462$1,088
Tuition for Full-time graduates$12,246$25,486
Fees for full-time graduates$196$196
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$681$1,417

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs293146279718
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services445183628
Education24632333602
Engineering37714625548
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies27637313
Public Administration and Social Service Professions512192272
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2607267
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1307843251
Social Sciences191209220
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service34132463215
Psychology19488210
Visual and Performing Arts107431151
English Language and Literature & Letters801510105
Legal Professions and Studies157489
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities3871358
Physical Sciences419555
History41546
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields4444
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics281139
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies261137
Mathematics and Statistics294235
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies194124
Architecture and Related Services1313
Philosophy and Religious Studies99
Grand Total682,9941,3795084,949

A total of 3,062 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Louisville.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,887 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate54%50%58%
  • Full-time retention rate - 81%
  • Part-time retention rate - 48%

General info

Alternative namesUofL
Founded1798
MottoIt's Happening Here
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff6,376
Instructional FTE1,999
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitelouisville.edu
Address2301 S 3rd St
Louisville, Kentucky, 40292-0001
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population760,000
Phone5028525555

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