University of Louisville
#291 Overall Influence#1277 Desirability Rank

University of Louisville

University in Kentucky

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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.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

17,265

Acceptance

65%

Graduation Rate

54%

Median SAT Score

1180

Median ACT Score

25

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$11,732

Fees (in-state)

$196

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$48,600

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

16K

Under-Grads

13K

Graduates

3K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

2301 S 3rd St, Louisville KY 40292-0001

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

14 per 100k

Violent Crime

0 per 100k

What is University of Louisville known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#117 World Rank
Medical
#255 World Rank
Biology
#130 World Rank
Law
#209 World Rank
Business
#177 World Rank
Education
#160 World Rank
History
#336 World Rank
Engineering
#203 World Rank
Political Science
#363 World Rank
Literature
#263 World Rank
Computer Science
#201 World Rank
Psychology
#356 World Rank
Mathematics
#187 World Rank
Communications
#379 World Rank
Philosophy
#418 World Rank
Chemistry
#448 World Rank
Physics
#396 World Rank
Economics
#206 World Rank
Nursing
#334 World Rank
Anthropology
#268 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#425 World Rank
Sociology
#185 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

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, Biology, and Law. University of Louisville’s most academically influential people include John Faircloth, Ernie Green, and Dave Pickerell.

John Faircloth

North Carolina politician

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Ernie Green

American football player and businessman

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Dave Pickerell

American distiller

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Mark Clayton
Mark Clayton

American football player

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Static Major
Static Major

American recording artist

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Lisabeth Tabor Hughes

American justice

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Charles Ber Chavel

American rabbi

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William Nicholas Hailmann
William Nicholas Hailmann

American educator

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Beverle Graves Myers
Beverle Graves Myers

American writer

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Amanda Matthews
Amanda Matthews

American sculptor and painter

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Gorgui Dieng
Gorgui Dieng

Senegalese professional basketball player

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Eli Houston Murray
Eli Houston Murray

Governor of Utah Territory between 1880 and 1886

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