Freshman Requirements

For information, call (502) 852-4672
 or (502) 852-0399.

All freshman applicants to the University of Louisville must complete the Pre-College Curriculum. Specific requirements for J.B. Speed School of Engineering include:

  • Calculus or pre-calculus
  • Chemistry
  • Physics

Applicants should also have:

  • Minimum ACT composite, math, and science scores of 25 or SAT combined CR+M score of 1200 and math score of 610. At least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale OR
  • Minimum ACT composite, math, and science scores of 24 or SAT combined CR+M score of 1160 and math score of 580. At least a 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale

Application Process

Complete a University of Louisville undergraduate application online. The deadline for Fall 2015 is February 15; applications received after that date will be reviewed on a space-available basis. The completed application, transcripts, test scores, and $50 application fee should be addressed to:

Office of Admissions
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292

In order for your scholarship or housing application to be given consideration, all of your admissions credentials must be on file. Please allow University Admissions four weeks for processing your application. You may check the status of your application online. Speed School does not process applications.