The Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (H.R. 4137) was signed into law on August 14, 2008. This law
mandates the university provide students and other interested parties with a significant amount of institutional
information on a variety of topics designed to better inform the general public and students enrolled at this institution.
Accreditation - UofL
For information on UofL's accreditation visit About UofL webpage.
How can I file a complaint against an institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)?
Complete the Commission’s Complaint Form and send two print copies to:
President, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097
(To access the Commission’s complaint policy, procedures, and the Complaint Form, please see Complaint Procedures Against the Commission or Its Accredited Institutions.)
Academic Program Improvement Plans
For information about the University of Louisville's (UofL) Academic Improvement Plans, please visit louisville.edu/ideastoaction/what/sacs-qep.
UofL has several written agreements where a part of the UofL degree program is offered by another entity.
The following links provide the required disclosure information about these programs:
- College of Arts and Sciences Study Abroad Programs
- College of Business Study Abroad Programs
- Joint BS Degree in Electrical Engineering with Western Kentucky University
- Joint Ph.D. in Social Work with the University of Kentucky
- National Student Exchange
- Study Abroad Programs through the International Center
Athletics Compliance Rules
For information on UofL athletics compliance rules with NCAA regulations, visit here.
Athletics Program Participation Rates and Financial Support Data
For UofL athletics program participation rates and financial support data, contact John Carns at (502) 852-7728.
Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics
Code of Conduct and Related Policies
UofL's McConnell Center organizes the federally mandated Constitution Day which commemorates the September 17, 1787, signing of the United States Constitution. The Federal Government requires all educational institutions, that receive federal funds, to hold an annual educational program on the United States Constitution on or about September 17th.
Deadly Weapons Policy *information coming soon*
Disability Resource Center
UofL is committed to equal opportunity for all academically qualified students, and does not discriminate based on disability. For information on our Disability Resource Center, please visit louisville.edu/disability/
Drug Free Institution Policy
UofL is a drug free institution. View our policy online at louisville.edu/hr/policies/drugfree.html
Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Fire Safety Report
This following link provides the report for Fire Safety.
Institutional fire safety information can be found online at louisville.edu/firesafety
Information for Veterans and their Families
For information regarding higher education at UofL for veterans, please visit the Office of Military and Veteran Student Services website.
Inspection of University Records/ Kentucky Open Records Act (KORA)
University records are subject to inspection by the public in accordance with the Kentucky Open Records Act (KRS 61.870 - 61.884).
For more information, visit here.
Information on UofL's Institutional Compliance
Institutional Policy Regarding Copyright Infringement
Institutional Policy Regarding Vaccinations
UofL’s policy regarding all vaccinations can be found online at louisville.edu/campushealth/services/hsc-immunization-program
Missing Persons Policy and Procedure
For information regarding UofL's Missing Persons Policy and Procedure, please visit this site.
Net Price Calculator
For information regarding UofL's Net Price Calculator, please visit this site.
Redbook - Governance Document
The Redbook is the basic governance document of UofL.
Retention, Completion and Graduation Rates
For information on UofL's retention, completion and graduation rates, visit Institutional Research's Common Data.
State Authorization Regulations
For information regarding UofL's authority to offer online programs, visit the link for State Authorization Regulations.
Student Financial Aid Office
Information for contacting the FSA Student Loan Ombudsman’s Office:
Mailing Address: U.S. Department of Education - FSA Ombudsman, 830 First Street N.E., Mail Stop 5144, Washington, D.C. 20202-5144
Telephone: (877) 557-2575
Fax: (202) 275-0549
Online Assistance: http://studentaid.ed.gov/repay-loans/disputes/prepare
Please visit this link.
Transfer Student Services
Information on how transfer coursework is applied at UofL.
The 1998 Higher Education Act requires all post-secondary institutions to make a good-faith effort to distribute voter registration forms to each degree or certificate-seeking student who attends classes on campus. Under the auspices of the Division of Student Affairs, the Office of Civic Engagement, Leadership & Service provides information on voter registration to students.