About University of Louisville

University of Louisville is a public, research university located in Kentucky’s largest metropolitan. UofL serves more than 23,000 students including international students from over 80 countries around the world. We are a Carnegie Research 1 Doctoral university offering over 290 academic programs at undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, and professional degree levels. Many of our programs are recognized as one of the best in the nation, including programs in Business, Engineering, Education, and Public Health schools. Our awards-winning faculty are eager to mentor students in one of the 18 state-of-art research institutes. Our students, mand of them international, also gain valuable real-world experiences through myriad internships, practicums, and co-ops locally and nationally.

We are a community that celebrates diversity, fosters equity and strives for inclusion. Our campus and the city of Louisville are known for our southern hospitality and embracing our diverse cultures. International students are welcomed, valued, supported, and celebrated here. Committing to UofL is to join a community away from your home.

Our Rankings

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Undergraduate Programs of Study

The University of Louisville has nine colleges and schools that offer degree programs at the undergraduate level:
College of Arts and Sciences

  • College of Business
  • College of Education and Human Development
  • J.B. Speed School of Engineering
  • Raymond A. Kent School of Social Work and Family Science 1
  • School of Dentistry
  • School of Music
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Public Health and Information Sciences

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Postgraduate Programs of Study


The mission of the Graduate School is to advocate and provide support for graduate education, graduate students, and interdisciplinary programs, and to promote the advancement of knowledge through the teaching and training of post-baccalaureate students.
By fostering the spirit of inquiry and research in the members of its faculties, it not only strengthens undergraduate instruction but also advances knowledge.
Through its graduate courses, it furnishes advanced preparation for those who are planning to become investigators or teachers in the social sciences, humanities, and natural sciences.
It also partners with the academic units to support graduate students, financially and professionally, and help those units recruit, retain, and prepare students for successful careers.
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Tuition fees

You can rely on us to assist you in understanding your financial responsibilities and accessing the greatest amount of aid you deserve. The University of Louisville offers numerous scholarship programs, including automatic and competitive scholarships, mentored scholarship programs, and need-based and out-of-state scholarships.


  • The University of Louisville offers a range of scholarships to students ranging from automatic awards to competitive scholarships.
    Scholarships are awarded by the Office of Admissions and by several colleges and programs. Scholarships are education funds that don't have to be paid back. Eligibility varies, and can be based on place of residence, academic achievement, ethnicity, program participation and more.

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