Bellarmine University


Student Population
Best Colleges National Rank
 Location Louisville, Kentucky
 Online bellarmine.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Louisville, Kentucky, Bellarmine University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 5,885 prospective students applied, and 4,940 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 709 enrolled in the school.  2,776 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,070 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2016/2017, excluding room and board, is $37,850 plus fees of $1,900. Bellarmine University is ranked 405 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueAug 15, 2018
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Cost to Attend

Costs for Bellarmine University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$792
Other Fees$1,900
Room and Board $11,820
Budget for Other Expenses$5,432
Total One Year Cost$57,794


Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
66% within 6 years
Graduation Rates for Bellarmine University
Years Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree
in 4 years 51% earned a bachelor degree
in 5 years 65% earned a bachelor degree
in 6 years 66% earned a bachelor degree

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Bellarmine University. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Bellarmine University is more effective than average at successfully graduating students.