Admissions

Undergraduate Program

Applicants use the standard UofL application, specifying on the application that they are seeking admission to the Speed School of Engineering. All application materials must be submitted through the University Office of Admissions.

Prior to submitting your application, you are encouraged to review the University requirements and the Speed School of Engineering requirements.

You can create an account, which allows you to complete your application at your own pace, and check your application status. You can complete the application online today, click here to get started!

To make sure your are well informed, please review application deadlines.

MEng Program (fifth year)

Current seniors enrolled in the BSCE program who wish to attain an MEng and complete their fifth year, must apply to the MEng program.

Download and complete the application and return to Dr. Mike Harris

Students wishing to complete a Masters of Engineering (MEng) at UofL who have received a bachelor's in civil engineering from an institution outside of UofL, can apply to the university as an undergraduate transfer.

You will need to follow procedures required by the university undergraduate admissions office. Visit our undergraduate admissions transfer site for more details.

MSCE and Ph.D. Programs

 

To apply to the MSCE or Ph.D. program submit the Graduate School Online Application. All application materials must be submitted to the School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies.

Please submit the following supporting documents:

  • Application Fee
  • Official Transcript(s) - from all schools attending
  • Personal Statement
  • Recommendation Forms
  • Resume
  • GRE Scores

International students will be required to submit additional documents including:

  • TOEFL or IELTS score
  • Writing Sample

For a full list of what is required to complete your application please Download our application directions

Prior to submitting your application, you are encouraged to review the Admissions Requirements.

When completing your online application, you will create an account, which allow you to complete your application at your own pace, and check your application status. You can complete the application online today, click here to get started!

Application Deadlines are as follows:

Fall Semester Term (begins late August): Deadline is May 1st

Spring Semester Term (begins early January): Deadline is November1st

Summer Term(s) (One 10-week term): Deadline is April 1st

Note: Applications can be submitted after the deadline for the corresponding term, although this does not guarantee that your application will be reviewed in time for admission. The Civil & Environmental Engineering Admissions Committee meets once a month to review applications, please keep this in-mind when submitting your application.

Undergraduate University Contact:

University Admissions Office
Houchens Bldg, Room 150
University of Louisville
2211 S. Brook Street
Louisville, KY 40208
502-852-6531

Undergraduate Speed School Contact:

J.B. Speed School of Engineering
Tom Brammer, Director of Admissions
J.B. Speed Building, Room 218
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292
Phone:502-852-4672
tom.brammer@louisville.edu

Speed School Contact for MEng.

Dr. Mike Harris,
J.B. Speed Building, Room 216,
Louisville, Kentucky 40292
Email: mrharr01@louisville.edu
Phone: (502) 852-6278

University Contact for MSCE or Ph.D.:

School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies
University of Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky 40292
Email: gradadm@louisville.edu
Phone: (502) 852-3101, (800) 334-8635 Fax: (502) 852-3111

Civil Engineering Contact:

J.B. Speed School of Engineering
Ify Whitfill, Academic Coordinator
W.S. Speed Building, Room 101
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY 40292
Phone: 502-852-7954
Email:civileng@louisville.edu