UofL commencement will be May 10


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – More than 2,900 students are expected to graduate from the University of Louisville this semester and 1,750 will take part in commencement May 10 at the KFC Yum! Center.

    To allow time for each graduate to cross the stage and receive a diploma, there will be two ceremonies: one at 10 a.m. and another at 2 p.m. UofL President James Ramsey will preside at both. The schedule is:

    • 10 a.m. – College of Arts and Sciences, School of Dentistry, Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, School of Medicine, School of Music, School of Nursing, School of Public Health and Information Sciences and School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies
    • noon to 1:30 p.m. – Reception for all students and their families with Ramsey and other administrators
    • 2 p.m. – College of Business, College of Education and Human Development, Kent School of Social Work and J. B. Speed School of Engineering

    Student speakers will be Michael Rolf of the dental school for the 10 a.m. event and Carrie Mattingly of the business school for the 2 p.m. event.

    Students and their guests should enter the KFC Yum! Center through the entrance on Main Street between Second and Third streets.

    To see a full schedule or learn more, go to www.louisville.edu/commencement or contact Joe Dablow at 502-852-5297.

    Cindy Hess
    Cindy Hess has more than 30 years of experience in communications, marketing and investor relations, including more than a decade at UofL. She is "sort of" retired but happy to come back to the Office of Communications and Marketing to help with special projects and assignments.