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Facts & Figures (Fall 2014)

Mission: Kentucky's premier, nationally recognized metropolitan research university
Established: 1798
President: James R. Ramsey
Student Body: 22,298 (Fall 2014)
Average ACT: 25.0 (Fall 2013)
Faculty and Staff: 6,859 (excluding instruction/research assistants)
Alumni: More than 130,000 residing in the United States and around the world
Operating Budget
2013-14:
$1.2 billion including $139.9 million from the Commonwealth of Kentucky)
Endowment: $798.6 million (FY 2014)
Federal Funding: $56.2 million (FY 2014)
Athletic Conference: Atlantic Coast Conference
Mascot: Cardinal

Student Enrollment (Fall 2014)

Total Headcount: 22,298
Full-Time Equivalent: 18,707
Full-Time: 17,318
Part-Time: 4,980
Undergraduate: 15,863
Graduate: 5,668
Post-Doctoral: 139
Male: 10,956
Female: 11,342
African American: 10.0%
All Other Minorities: 16.1%
White: 73.9%
Nonresident Aliens: 4.58%
In-State:* 16,743
Jefferson County: 9,450
All Other Kentucky Counties: 7,293
Out-of-State: 5,555
Indiana Reciprocity: 1,059
Other Out-of-State: 4,496

* - Indicates permanent residence at time of first admission to UofL.


Student Classification (Fall 2014)

Freshman: 3,894
Sophomore: 3,215
Junior: 3,363
Senior: 4,349
Undergraduate-Non-Degree seeking: 619
Post-Baccalaureate-Degree seeking: 369
Post-Baccalaureate-Certificate: 65
Graduate-Non-degree seeking: 219
Master's: 2,809
Specialist: 44
Post-Doctoral: 139
Doctor's Degree Professional Practice
(Medicine, Dentistry, Law):
1464
House Staff: 628
TOTAL: 22,298

Academic Schools and Colleges

Name Dean
College of Arts and Sciences Kimberly Kempf-Leonard
Brandeis School of Law Susan H. Duncan
College of Business Rohan Christie-David (interim)
School of Dentistry John J. Sauk
College of Education and Human Development Ann Larson
School of Graduate and Interdisciplinary Studies Beth A. Boehm
Kent School of Social Work Terry L. Singer
School of Medicine Toni M. Ganzel
School of Music Christopher P. Doane
School of Nursing Marcia J. Hern
School of Public Health and Information Sciences Craig H. Blakely
Speed School of Engineering Neville G. Pinto
University Libraries Robert E. Fox

Degrees Conferred 2013-14

Doctoral Degree Professional Practice: 394
Doctoral Degree Research/Scholarship: 162
Master's/Specialist: 1,247
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate: 136
Baccalaureate: 2,821
Associate: 19
Certificate: 36
Total:* 4,815

Budget 2014-15

Total: $1,217,915,300

Revenue

Tuition and Fees: $288,183,300
State Appropriations: $139,896,900
Grants and Contracts: $180,849,200
Other (includes clinics, hospital & endowments): $522,735,900
Athletic Revenues: $86,250,000

Expenditures

Salaries: $555,182,400
Fringe Benefits: $143,582,700
Operating Expenses: $374,490,500
Student Financial Aid: $118,319,900
Debt Service: $19,147,800
Hospital Indigent Care: $0
Capital Outlay: $11,192,000
Total: $1,217,915,300

Grants and Contracts (Fiscal Year 2014)

Funding Sources Number of Awards Amount Received
Federal Government 182 $56,165,701
Federal Flow-through 148 $18,398,961
State Government 30 $4,556,778
Local Government 11 $719,077
International 4 $149,420
Industry 46 $5,595,505
Private Nonprofit 109 $10,459,659
Other 5 $51,052
Clinical Trials 382 $12,523,006
Total 917 $109,119,159

Personnel (by IPEDS category) Fall 2014

Full-
Time
Part-
Time
Male Female African
American
All other Min. White Total
Faculty
Professor: 503 39 413 129 19 86 437 542
Associate Professor: 456 35 280 211 30 84 377 491
Assistant Professor: 643 62 376 329 42 177 486 705
Instructor: 129 18 56 91 8 21 118 147
No Academic Rank/Other*: 9 491 206 294 30 42 428 500
Total: 1,740 645 1,331 1,054 129 410 1,846 2,385
Staff**
Administrator 95 3 58 40 9 4 85 98
Exempt Employee 2,103 106 692 1,517 202 315 1,692 2,209
Non-exempt employee 1,171 70 508 733 290 68 883 1,241
Other*** 923 7 567 363 53 218 659 930
Total: 4,292 186 1,825 2,653 554 605 3,319 4,478

* -"No Academic Rank/Other" includes lecturers and other teaching staff and excludes instruction/research assistants.

** Staff are categorized by UofL job grade and do not reflect US Department of Education reporting categories

*** Other includes positions such as staff on leave with pay, house staff, research fellows and visiting scholars


Board of Trustees (2013-14)

  • Marie Abrams
  • Bob Benson
  • Laurence Benz (Treasurer)
  • Emily Bingham
  • Jonathan Blue
  • Ron Butt
  • Stephen Campbell (Secretary)
  • Dr. Kevin Cosby
  • Pam Feldhoff (Faculty Constituency Representative)
  • Craig Greenberg
  • Monali Haldankar (Student Constituency Representative)
  • Douglass Hall
  • Bruce Henderson
  • Dr. Robert Curtis Hughes (Chairman)
  • Angela Lewis-Klein (Staff Constituency Representative)
  • Brucie Moore (Vice Chair)
  • Jody Prather
  • Robert W. Rounsavall,III
  • Steve Wilson
  • Phoebe Wood