|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||15:1|
|Dormitory capacity||7,027 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of Louisville is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 10,404 applications and 7,550 students were granted admission. University of Louisville is at the #71 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 99% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 0% submitted SAT scores.
|ACT||22 to 29|
University of Louisville charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $26,090 and in-state students paid $11,068.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of University of Louisville's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 31% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,225 (which is 4.7% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Louisville in 2016-2017, was 1,214, which is 44% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,070 (which is 4.4% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of Louisville has enrolled a total of 21,578 students (16,521 students full-time and 5,057 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 21,578 students, 998 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 49% men and 51% women and 15,826 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 5,752 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,589 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 11%
Two or more races: 4%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Louisville.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||16%||752||0|
|Legal Professions And Studies||9%||421|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||6%||296|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||5%||222|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||106|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||2%||98||0|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||2%||74|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Louisville full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of University of Louisville graduates 6 years after enrollment is $33,500. Last year, out of the total 3,253 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,025 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,497 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,112 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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