Founded in 1780, Transylvania University is the 16th oldest university in the US, and a highly ranked liberal arts university in the heart of Lexington, Kentucky.
We're a challenging, relationship-rich university with an engaging faculty that encourages community-driven students to achieve personal fulfilment and professional success. Our professors are interested in getting to know you and guiding you personally toward your academic and professional goals.
Transylvania University is test optional for SAT and ACT, and offers excellent merit scholarships for international students up to full tuition. We offer university credit for IB HL, IB SL, and A Level exams.