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University of Louisville
  • 4 Year
  • LOUISVILLE, KY

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade A+
  6. Party Scene
    grade A
  7. Professors
    grade A minus
  8. Location
    grade A
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A
  11. Student Life
    grade A
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

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Louisville is a highly rated public university located in Kentucky. It is a large institution with an enrollment of 11,450 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Louisville acceptance rate is 75%. Popular majors include Nursing, Psychology, and Education. Graduating 62% of students, Louisville alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $34,800.

About

2301 S 3RD ST
LOUISVILLE, KY 40292
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Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Atlantic Coast Conference

University of Louisville Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

U of L Admissions

Acceptance Rate
75%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1050-1270
ACT Range
20-28
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$18,582 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$11,245 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 122 responses
65%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 148 responses
56%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 148 responses

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Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
3
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
2
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    45%
  • On Campus
    40%
  • Online
    15%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
11,450 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
4,184
Undergrads Over 25
14%
Pell Grant
33%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 101 responses
  • Friendly
    37%
  • Unique
    24%
  • Interesting
    19%
  • Basic
    10%
  • Southern
    5%
  • Aloof
    2%
  • Outgoing
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
54%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 182 responses
Poll
56%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 203 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 103 responses
  • Diverse
    51%
  • Friendly
    12%
  • Accessible
    9%
  • Average
    9%
  • Can't stay out of the news
    5%
  • Happy
    5%
  • Underrated
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
62%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
85%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 72 responses

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