Welcome to the Office of Student Affairs & Diversity

The Office of Student Affairs and Diversity (OSAD) welcomes you to another safe and inclusive space at Louisville Law. We believe in transparency, inclusivity, academic excellence and wellness. We reflect on these unprecedented times and embrace the changes that allow us to think of innovative ways to engage our students. The OSAD supports the Cardinal Principles and anti-racist agenda set forth by the University of Louisville.

This office is dedicated to helping students develop a strong platform for student sucess and wellness. We offer support, organizational leadership opportunities and guidance while facilitating meaningful relationships among students, faculty and staff.

Image: Signature, Crystal Coel
Crystal Rae Coel, Esq., M.A.

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs and Diversity

Weekly Spotlight

Photo: student Mason Leichhardt

Olivia Rangaswami

Class of 2021

What is your hometown and state?
Indianapolis, IN

Career Goal
Environmental racism policy lawyer

Favorite Quote 
My favorite quote is a Buddhist proverb: "Give, even if you only have a little."  Siddhartha Gautama (Buddha) stated this in the Dhammapada.

Inclusive Excellence

Celebrating the broad diversity at Louisville Law.

Photo: student Demitri Johnson-Cantu

Lani Ceballos

Class of 2022

How have you changed since your 1L year?

My focus has really shifted. Getting through law school is tough but in a weird way, it's a confidence boost, knowing that you are making it through something so challenging.

Read more about Lani.

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A Salute to the Unbroken

Recognizing our active military and veteran students.

Photo: student Lindsay Cress

Michael Mann

Class of 2021

In five years, I want to be...
Upon graduating from law school and passing the bar, I intend to (finally after nine years of hard work) accomplish my dream of being a Judge Advocate General in the Kentucky National Guard.

Read more about Michael.

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