University of Louisville

#435 / #141
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University in Kentucky

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About University of Louisville

According to Wikipedia, The University of Louisville is a public research university in Louisville, Kentucky. It is part of the Kentucky state university system. When founded in 1798, it was the first city-owned public university in the United States and one of the first universities chartered west of the Allegheny Mountains. The university is mandated by the Kentucky General Assembly to be a "Preeminent Metropolitan Research University". The university enrolls students from 118 of 120 Kentucky counties, all 50 U.S. states, and 116 countries around the world.

University of Louisville Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
17,265 65% 60% 1180 25

How Much Does University of Louisville Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$11,966 $196

How Much Do University of Louisville Graduates Make?

If you graduate from University of Louisville, then you can expect to earn an average of $48,600 per year. You also have a 89% chance of being employed after 10 years.

University of Louisville's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
16,092 13,082 3,010

Where is University of Louisville?

University of Louisville is located at 2301 S 3rd St, Louisville KY 40292-0001

How Safe is University of Louisville?

University of Louisville has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is University of Louisville Known For?

University of Louisville is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Louisville's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Louisville's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Louisville's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Medical, Psychology, and Law. Here are some of University of Louisville's most famous alumni:

Diane Sawyer
Diane Sawyer
An American journalist.
Simon Flexner
Simon Flexner
An American scientist .
Ray Birdwhistell
Ray Birdwhistell
An American anthropologist.
Aryeh Kaplan
An American rabbi and physicist.
Chang-Lin Tien
A Chinese-American physicist.
Fabian Ver
A Filipino general .
Robert Nardelli
An American businessman.
Ward Hill Lamon
Ward Hill Lamon
A Friend of Abraham Lincoln .
Howard Fineman
Howard Fineman
An American journalist and author.
Bob Edwards
Bob Edwards
An American journalist.
Gina Haspel
An American intelligence officer.
Mitch McConnell
Mitch McConnell
A United States Senator from Kentucky, Senate Minority Leader.