More than 8,000 undergraduate and graduate applicants, who registered for the 1st UL Entrance & Placement Exam, and the Graduate School Aptitude Test, will sit both exams starting this Saturday, April 6, and April 13, 2019.
Saturday’s exam takes place on the University’s Capitol Hill campus, and it is for applicants seeking admissions into the University’s David Straz-Sinje Vocational & Technical College, the College of General Studies, the Graduate School, and the Medical School.
According to the University Testing & Evaluation Center, a total 7,835 candidates completed registration for the undergraduate colleges; 4,895 or 62.5% are males and 2,940 or 37.5% are females.
The data also shows that only 18.7% of the candidates that completed registration for the undergraduate colleges are from public schools, 45.8% are from the private schools, 32.8% are from the faith-based schools, 1.3% are from company schools while 1.4% are from the community schools.
Of those that completed registration from the undergraduate colleges, 81.88 % are from schools located in Montserrado County; followed by Margibi County (6.08%), Nimba County (3.66%), Lofa County (1.93%), Bong County (1.70%) and Grand Bassa County (1.09%), etc.
The data shows that 99.71% of the candidates that completed registration are Liberians, while the rest are either Ghanaians, Nigerians, Guineans or Sierra Leoneans; 89.7% of the candidates that completed registration are high school graduates while the rest are either current 12th Graders (9.0%) or students from Other Universities (1.3%).
428 completed registration for the Graduate School Aptitude Test, with 274 males and 154 are females.169 candidates completed registration for the College of General Studies. 105 of them are males 64 are females.
101 candidates completed registration for the Medical School; 61 of them are males 40 are females.
The aptitude test and entrance exam for the Graduate Schools, Medical College, College of General Studies, and Sinje Technical and Vocational School are scheduled for Saturday April 6, 2019. The entrance exam for the undergraduate colleges are scheduled for Saturday April 13, 2019, while the date for the aptitude test for the School of Pharmacy and the Law School will be announced later