1,316
Students
Financial aid thermometer
11,500
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
50
50%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Spalding University is a Comprehensive institution located in Louisville, KY, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 845 South Third Street
Louisville, KY  40203
United States
Contact Mr. Matt Elder
Director, Undergraduate Admissions
Email: melder@spalding.edu
Phone: 502-873-4177
Fax: 502-992-2418

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

990
Applied
500
Accepted
1,316
Enrolled
51%
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Female Admissions

712
Females Applied
355
Females Accepted
50%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

278
Males Applied
145
Males Accepted
52%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

20
Application Fee
3.87
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Required for some programs
Recommended Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 21 18 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

24,500
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Fees

7,400
Room & board
4,600
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees
Alumni

Financial Aid

11,500
Avg. Financial Aid Package
11,700
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
0
Avg. Grant Aid
75%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met

Student Body

1,316
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
20%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.19%
Black or African American 17.1%
White or Caucasian 59.27%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.08%
Asian 1.6%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.08%
Two or more races 3.27%
Other 15.2%

Gender

Male (29.18%)
Female (70.82%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 5%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Rat Race&- Run for the Rodents, Welcome Week and Career Expo

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
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Most popular organizations:
Egan Service Learning Program, Student Occupational Therapy Association, Spalding University Nursing Students, Campus Activities Board and Best Buddies

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball No Division 3 No
Bowling No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Division 3 No
Bowling No Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball No Division 3 No

Faculty

170
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 99
Part-time - 71
Male - 55
Female - 115