Criminal Justice

Welcome from Dept Chair

"Welcome Note" from the Department of Criminal Justice Chair, Dr. Gennaro Vito, Ph.D.

Link for all Academic and University "Important Dates to Remember"

Registration dates, Drop/Add dates, Holidays, Exam schedules, any and all important school dates are listed...


jpeg of Dr Vito on Mark Hebert's UofL Radio ShowOur Department Chair, Dr Genarro Vito will be featured on the UofL Today with Mark Hebert  radio show which will air on 93.9 FM on TheVille radio station November 22 at 6 p.m. and again on Sunday November 27 at 10 a.m. on the same station.  The topic of discussion was Vito’s analysis of the data from the University of Kentucky survey on the death penalty in Kentucky.  Tune in and catch Dr Vito discussing his area of expertise.


We have an active and exciting program within the Department of Criminal Justice, in the College of Arts and Sciences, University of Louisville. We pride ourselves in offering high quality educational programs. Our faculty have degrees from some of the best institutions of higher education in the United States and are all actively involved in research and service that addresses critical issues in criminal justice and public safety. The Southern Police Institute is a division within the Department. The faculty and staff  stand ready to provide you with the knowledge, skills and support you need to attain your educational and professional goals.

CRiminal Justice

University of Louisville

Brigman Hall

Louisville, Kentucky 40292

Office Hours

M-F 8:00am to 5:00 pm

No holiday hours


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