Calendar of Events

Commencement Schedule of Events

**Students being recognized with a Bachelor or Masters degree, or Certificate, attend the University-wide ceremony.

Thursday, March 7, 2024

Join Jostens and Louisville Alumni for the Countdown to Commencement Ordering event at Belknap Campus. Jostens will be here from 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. in the Student Activities Center, 1st floor Marketplace near the food court. Promotional pricing for rings and diploma frames will be available during the event only. Graduates from all UofL schools, including the professional schools, are invited.


Friday, March 29, 2024

Deadline for students to order a cap & gown


Sunday, April 28, 2024

Deadline for students to RSVP (link posted in February).


Thursday, May 9, 2024

Noon - 6:00 p.m. Student Late Apparel Sales & Faculty Regalia Distribution 

Red Barn 

5:00 p.m. Graduate Day at the Downs

Churchill Downs


Friday, May 10, 2024

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Student Late Apparel Sales & Faculty Regalia Distribution 

Red Barn 


Friday, May 10, 2024

2:00 p.m. Graduate School Doctoral Hooding and Graduation Ceremony

Student Activities Center Ballroom 


Saturday, May 11, 2024

University-wide Commencement Ceremonies honoring degree candidates for Spring 2024 Bachelor and Masters degrees, and Certificates.

KFC YUM! Center