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The University of Louisville is a state supported research university located in Kentucky's largest metropolitan area. It was a municipally supported public institution for many decades prior to joining the university system in 1970. The University has three campuses. The 287-acre Belknap Campus is three miles from downtown Louisville and houses seven of the university's 11 colleges and schools. The Health Sciences Center is situated in downtown Louisville's medical complex and houses the university's health related programs and the University of Louisville Hospital. On the 243-acre Shelby Campus located in eastern Jefferson County is the National Crime Prevention Institute.

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The University of Louisville (UofL) traces its legacy to 1798 and has a long history of leading through learning. This includes the current offerings of more than 170 degrees in its 12 schools and colleges . In addition, UofL is a nationally recognized research university located in Louisville, Kentucky’s largest metropolitan area. UofL is known as the “citizen university.

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