University of Louisville: Review & Facts

University of Louisville
School Review,
Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Oustanding Quality: Education Quality Rating - Oustanding Safety: Capmus Safety Rating - Fair Costs: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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University of Louisville is a large four-year, public school with 21,240 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1798 and is one of the 23 schools located in Louisville, Kentucky.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
113
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at University of Louisville.

University of Louisville follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 113 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Engineering, Medical, Psychology, and Occupational Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
77%
University of Louisville student retention rate is fair at 77% (well above Kentucky average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Louisville is low: 48%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Louisville is pretty good -- 13:1. Learn more information regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$23,200
Average tuition prices are high - $23,000 per academic year. The additional fees at University of Louisville beyond tuition are roughly $200; this makes it a total of $23,200 per year.

Read the details about University of Louisville additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
73%
As reported in recent data, 7,892 applications were submitted and 5,738 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

University of Louisville will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at University of Louisville in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,700
University of Louisville provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Louisville, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C
University of Louisville provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 4,900 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, roughly $4,700 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of Louisville. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, University of Louisville seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Louisville Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Louisville, 2301 S 3rd St, Louisville, Kentucky 40292-0001, USA
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