University of Louisville

University of Louisville Ranking

country rank: 185
world rank: 481

University Overview

The University of Louisville ranking, established in 1798, is a non-profit public state higher education institution based in the urban environment of Louisville, Kentucky (population area of 500,000-1,000,000). A branch campus of this university can be found in Panama City. University of Louisville (UofL) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational US higher education university that is officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. In a variety of fields of research, the University of Louisville (UofL) provides courses and programmes leading to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 222-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. This US higher education entity is rather selective, with enrollment rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, travel abroad and exchange schemes, multimedia classes and distance learning resources, as well as administrative services at the University of Louisville.

University of Louisville Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Louisville
Acronym UofL
Founded 1798
Motto It's Happening Here
Colours Red and black

University Location

Address 2301 S 3Rd Street Louisville 40292-0001 Kentucky United States
Tel +1 (502) 852 5555
Fax +1
Other locations Panama City

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 2211 South Brook Street #150 Louisville 40292 (502) 852 6531 800 334 8635

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes University of Louisville's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 514,509 physical volumes, 120,388 physical media, 174,333 digital/electronic medium and 321 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of Louisville's library has 6 branches.
Housing Yes University of Louisville provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 3,542 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes


Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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