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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.


Accreditation Complaints

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


Affiliation Agreements

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:


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 Map Tour 

For an on-line campus tour of the University of Louisville, please visit 

Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics

UofL's crime statistics and campus security act report can be viewed at and


Code of Conduct and Related Policies


Complaints/Grievance Processes


Constitution Day

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


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


Drug Free Institution Policy

UofL is a drug free institution. View our policy online at

Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

For more information on UofL's student records privacy policy please view this site

Fire Safety Report

This following link provides the report for Fire Safety.

Institutional fire safety information can be found online at


Gainful Employment

UofL policy effective June 30, 2012


Incarcerated Student Policy

For information regarding UofL's policy on incarcerated students, please this Student Financial Aid webpage


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.

Institutional Compliance

Information on UofL's Institutional Compliance

Institutional Policy Regarding Copyright Infringement

UofL's policy regarding Copyright Violations and Peer-to-Peer File Sharing

Institutional Policy Regarding Vaccinations

UofL’s policy regarding all vaccinations can be found online at


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

       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:


Student Handbook

Please visit this link.


Transfer Student Services

Information on how transfer coursework is applied at UofL.

Voter Registration

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.

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