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Bellarmine University

2001 Newburg Rd
Louisville, Kentucky 40205-0671

Level Four or more years
Undergraduate Enrollment 2,370
Setting City
Links Financial Aid Office
Admissions Office
Online Application (Fee: $0)
Total 2020 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment 2,370
Total 2020 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment 573
Total 2020 Total Enrollment 3,294
Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen 3.40-3.93
Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen ACT: 22-27 
Test Optional Yes
Accept Transfer Students Yes
Middle 50% Range of College GPA for Transfer Students 2.56-3.55
Total 2020 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment 51
Catholic Order Affiliation Independent
3 Most Popular Majors Nursing; Exercise Science; Business
Unique Academic Programs Data Science; Actuarial Science; Music Technology; Respiratory Therapy; Medical Lab Science                                         
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Interesting Facts:
  • Every student admitted to Bellarmine University received a merit-based scholarship, averaging over $30,000.
  • 99% of graduates are employed or in graduate school six month after graduation. Undergraduate graduates have an average starting salary of $50,000.
  • Bellarmine University is home to the Thomas Merton Center, which houses the famed Trappist monk's writing collections and serves as an international resource for scholarship and inquiry on the ideas he promoted: contemplative life, spirituality, peace and social justice. The Merton Center regularly sponsors courses, lectures, retreats, seminars and exhibits for scholars, students and the general public.