73%

Acceptance Rate

$10,047

Avg.Financial Aid

001999

FAFSA Code

About University of Louisville

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

21,430

Website

www.louisville.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

The University of Louisville (UofL) is a non-profit research institution located in Louisville, Kentucky. It is a part of the Kentucky State University system. When founded in 1798, it had been the primary city-owned public university within the country and was amongst the primary universities chartered west of the Alleghenies. The university is remitted by the Kentucky General Assembly to be a "Pre-eminent Metropolitan Research University". They enroll students from 118 of 120 Kentucky counties, all of the 50 states, and 116 countries around the world.

The University of Louisville School of drugs is touted for the primary fully self-contained implant transplant surgery also because of the first successful hand transplantation within the US. The University Hospital is additionally credited with the primary civilian ambulance, the nation's first accident services, now referred to as an emergency department (ED), and one among the primary blood banks in the US.

Education

University of Louisville offers bachelor's degrees in 70 fields of study, master's degrees in 78, and doctorate degrees in 22. The 2009 annual report of Arizona State University's Center for Measuring University Performance ranks the university as one of the top public research universities within the country, supporting its nine-measure assessment of Total Research, Federal Research, Endowment Assets, Annual Giving, National Academy Members, Faculty Awards, Doctorates Granted, Postdoctoral Appointees, and SAT/ACT range.

Accreditation

The university is recognized and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to offer various degree programs via on-campus and online aspects.

Athletics

Louisville is also known for its Louisville Cardinals athletics programs. Since 2005, the Cardinals have made appearances in the NCAA Division I Men's basketball Final Four in 2005, 2012, and 2013 (vacated), football Bowl Championship Series Orange Bowl in 2007 (champions) and Sugar Bowl in 2013 (champions), the College Baseball World Series 2007, 2013, 2014, 2017 and 2019, the women's basketball Final Four in 2009 (runner-up), 2013 (runner-up), and 2018, and the men's soccer national championship game in 2010. Women's track and field program has won Outdoor Big East titles in 2008, 2009 and 2010 and an inside Big East title in 2011.

Location & Contact

Address

2301 S 3rd St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5028525555
Fax: N/A
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Rankings

The rankings secured by the University of Louisville:

#431 - Top Colleges 2019

#147 - In Public Colleges

#182 - In Research Universities

#87 - In The South

#78 - America's Best Employers By State 2019

#277 - America's Best Value Colleges 2019

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1st Aug

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

73%

SAT Range

1070 - 1290

ACT Range

22 - 29

Application Fee

$25

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

No

The admissions process at UofL is pretty simple and makes it easy for a student to get into the university without any hassle. Considering the total number of students accepted into the university, we can conclude that the institution is moderately selective.

Half the applicants admitted to the University of Louisville have an SAT score between 960 and 1205 or an ACT score of 22 and 29. However, few admitted applicants achieved scores above these ranges, and one quarter scored below these ranges. The application deadline is August 1 and the application fee at the University of Louisville is $25.

Admissions officials at the University of Louisville consider a student's GPA a very important academic factor. An applicant's high school class rank and letters of advice, when available, are considered by admissions officials at the University of Louisville.

We've written a great deal on the admission processes involved when first applying for the university, which you may feel interested in reading about, so go ahead and take a look!

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$17,098

Average Annual Cost

$11,460

Books And Supplies

$1,200

Other Fees

$196

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,226

Budget For Other Expenses

$5,898

Total One Year Cost

$27,980

The tuition and fees at UL are pretty affordable when compared to other universities in the region.

Residents of Kentucky pay an annual total price of $27,980 to attend the University of Louisville on a full-time basis. This fee is comprised of $11,460 for tuition, $9,226 room and board, $1,200 for books and supplies, and $196 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $43,602 which is 55.8% higher than Kentucky residents. The tuition charge is $27,082 while room and board are the same as on-campus.

University of Louisville estimates the current cost of a 4-year bachelor's degree and living expenses at the University of Louisville to be $111,920 – assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 4.2% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

For any further information, we suggest you visit this page that talks details the tuition structure of the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctoral

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

80%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

57%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$9,563

Faculty Overview

56%

Male Professors

44%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

281 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

262 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

222 Graduates

Psychology, General

214 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

166 Graduates

Marketing

154 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

136 Graduates

Biology, General

130 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

115 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

111 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

102 Graduates

Political Science and Government

99 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

86 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

83 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

81 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

68 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

54 Graduates

Computer Engineering

51 Graduates

Social Work

51 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

48 Graduates

Sociology

45 Graduates

History

44 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

42 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

39 Graduates

Civil Engineering

37 Graduates

Public Health

36 Graduates

Music

33 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

32 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

32 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

31 Graduates

Industrial Engineering

30 Graduates

Mathematics

29 Graduates

Dental Support Services and Allied...

28 Graduates

Chemistry

27 Graduates

Anthropology

27 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

21 Graduates

Peace Studies and Conflict Resoluti...

19 Graduates

Economics

15 Graduates

Legal Support Services

15 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

13 Graduates

Area Studies

10 Graduates

Philosophy

9 Graduates

Physics

9 Graduates

Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorolog...

8 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

7 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

7 Graduates

American Sign Language

7 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

15,641

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

27%

Full-time

76%

Part-time

24%

Students Gender

Male

48%

US National: 44%

Female

52%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

72% White

0% Unknown

12% Black

5% Hispanic

6% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

4% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

20%

Out Of State

79%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$59,043 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

32%

Averege Housing Cost

$5,282/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,944/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,944/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Louie the Cardinal

School Colors

red and black

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Atlantic Coast Conference

Total Male Athletes

289

Total Female Athletes

322

Intramural Sports

24

Sports Club

38

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Field Hockey

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At UL, $9,452 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The students at University of Louisville have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $3,944 per year. The number of female and male students at the university are 46% and 54%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$34,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$41,800/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$16,110

$28,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$167 - 291

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

94%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,047

Students Receiving Federal Grants

33%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,853

Students Receiving State Aid

77%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,561

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

69%

Average Aid Per Year

$8,476

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$13,789

$30K - $48K

$12,448

$48K - $75K

$8,641

$75K - $110K

$5,218

> $110K

$4,760

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,264,128

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$31,075,940

The financial aid department of the institution is committed to providing necessary financial assistance to applicants who are struggling to pay for their education. A candidate in order to receive the financial benefits has to file the FAFSA and receive the Student Aid Report to determine eligibility.

University of Louisville's Federal School Code is 001999. You can read more about their financial aid aspects here.

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