Unit Admission Requirements

The University of Louisville is home to nine undergraduate colleges and schools (units), which have varying admission requirements. Please look below to see what requirements you must meet to be admitted to your unit of choice. For up-to-date requirements, we always recommend checking the Undergraduate Catalog. Scroll down for Change Major Request instructions!

Unit/School GPA Additional Requirements
College of Arts & Sciences 2.0
College of Business 2.8
  • 2.8 GPA and must have completed MATH 111 (or higher)
  • For BBA only: 2.5 cumulative GPA required (students with an established UofL GPA may not include grades for coursework at another institution in consideration for admission)
School of Dentistry (Dental Hygiene) 2.8
  • 2.8 GPA required for admission to Lower Division
  • Competitive GPA over 3.5 is recommended for application to Upper Division
College of Education & Human Development 2.25
Teacher Education:
  • 2.75 GPA required for admission to professional program
Health & Human Performance:
  • 2.5 GPA required for admission to major
To complete the Change Major process, you must call 502.852.5597 to meet with an Education advisor.
Kent School of Social Work 2.5
School of Music 2.75
  • Audition required
School of Nursing 2.8
  • 12 hours at UofL with at least a 2.8 GPA required for admission to Lower Division
  • Minimum 3.0 Program GPA required to apply for selective Upper Division
School of Public Health & Information Sciences 2.0
  • 2.0 GPA required for general BA and BS Public Health degrees
  • 2.8 GPA required for Pre-Health BS track
Speed School of Engineering 2.8
  • B- or better in MATH 111 or MATH 190 and CHEM 101
  • For Computer Science BA only:
    • Less than 12 hours earned: 3.0 high school GPA, ACT COMP and MATH 23+ or SAT MATH 560+; and must meet freshmen requirements and have 2.8 college GPA.
    • 12-23 hours earned: 2.8 GPA, ACT READ 20+ or completion of ENGL 101, and B- or better in MATH 111.
    • More than 24 hours earned: 2.8 GPA and B- or better in MATH 111.


Change Major Request

To change your major, log into ULink > Academic Progress Tile > Change Major Request

Steps to change major request in ULink

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