Graduate Day at the Downs



Graduate Day at the Downs 2022

Thursday, May 12th 

4:00 p.m. (first race is at 5:00 p.m.)

In celebration of your graduation, you are invited to Graduate Day at the Downs, presented by Louisville Alumni and UofL Student Affairs. This event is sponsored by UofL's Student Activities Board and Student Government Association. This event is open to all August 2021, December 2021 and May 2022 UofL graduates. 

Note: For details on the current COVID-19 policies at Churchill Downs, please visit their website.

Free parking is available in several Churchill Downs lots via the entrance labeled “yellow” on Longfield Avenue. Upon arrival, you can enter the facility at the VIP Gate or Paddock Gate.

All tickets must be pre-ordered, including the free ticket for graduate, by the end of day on Wednesday, May 4th. Each graduate will receive one (1) free ticket. Additional tickets are $12 each. No refunds. Ticket pick-up will be available in advance on the Belknap Campus and day-of at Churchill Downs.

To reserve tickets go to: 

For More Information:

Amanda James