Graduate Visitation Day

Thursday, March 19, 2020

9:00 - 4:00 pm

Shumaker Bldg., Rm. 139

*Deadline to apply: March 12, 2020 (EXTENDED)

The University of Louisville (UofL) has a great deal to offer dedicated students looking to expand their knowledge and enhance their careers.  UofL offers graduate degrees for advanced studies in 87 areas at the master’s level and 42 in doctoral areas.  During our Graduate Visitation Day, prospective graduate students will receive an overview of the University of Louisville's graduate degree programs, steps to complete admission, and gain insight into the decision-making process involved with selecting a graduate school. Most importantly, participants will meet with administrators, faculty members, and current graduate students in their field of study. This gives students an excellent opportunity to visit the University of Louisville's campus and connect with their potential graduate program. Academically talented college juniors and seniors, along with current graduate students, are invited to apply.  Under-represented minorities are encouraged to apply.

Graduate Visitation Day Objectives:

  • Meet faculty, administrators, and current graduate students from various academic departments

  • Attend informational sessions on admission requirements, university policies, and financial support

  • Tour campus and departmental offices

Eligibility Criteria:

  • College junior or senior or current graduate student

  • Preference given to applicants with a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 on 4.00 scale

  • This event is NOT designed for students interested in professional degree programs (JD, MD, or DMD)

Application materials:

  • Complete online Graduate Visitation Day application

  • Unofficial transcripts; transcripts must be received in order to be considered - applications will not be reviewed without transcripts

  • Unofficial transcripts may be uploaded to this form OR may be emailed to:

Students will be contacted via e-mail on or before March 11, 2020 with acceptance confirmation.

Prospective students who participate in our Graduate Visitation Day program will have the $65 graduate admissions application fee waived should you decide to apply.


Date of Birth
Undergraduate Degree Date
Graduate Degree Date (if Applicable) Received or Expected Graduation Date
Test Taken
Date Test Taken
Expected Test Date
Program Information Interest
List (in order of interest) the departments/programs you are considering for graduate study. For a complete listing of current departments/programs,
please visit our website at:

Applications must be submitted by March 5, 2020

If you have any questions, contact Tamekka Cornelius (502) 852-5207,

Participation in Graduate Visitation Day at the University of Louisville does not guarantee admission to a graduate program.