Events

August 13 - 19, 2018

Thursday, August 16

Welcome Week Check-in

All new students need to head to the SSC to pick up your personalized schedule and other Welcome Week materials, as well as make sure you completed all your...

Cardinal Kickoff Picnic

Students and families are invited to celebrate the start of your Cardinal experience. Join us for a meal as President Bendapudi, along with deans and faculty...

Saturday, August 18

CARDnival

Join the Student Activities Board for a night out at your own CARDnival. Make new friends while you find out about upcoming SAB events and exciting...

Thursday, August 16

Kick Back in the Stacks: We Are UofL

The Library comes to life with a dramatic mix of student performers, student organizations, campus resources, scavenger hunt, local food samples and more.

Friday, August 17

Cards Take Flight: Part 1

Check your personalized schedule from Welcome Week Check-in or the UofL New Cards app to know where to report at 10 a.m. This event will consist of two...

Thursday, August 16

Commuter & Transfer Student Welcome

We welcome you to campus during this interactive session about making the most of your UofL experience. You will meet other new commuter and transfer...

Move-in Day

Welcome home! You'll love the curbside service and flock of volunteers who'll help you get settled in no time flat.

SOSer Reunion

Reunite with your SOSer and meet more new students before heading together to Kick Back in the Stacks: We Are UofL. Moved to NEW Rain location: Student...

Late Night Pancakes

The only thing better than pancakes for breakfast is pancakes at night. Join Sojourn for FREE food.

Friday, August 17

SAB's Lou Lounge at the SRC

Check out everything the amazing Student Recreation Center offers and hang out with Student Activities Board while you enjoy an eclectic, engaging, relaxing...

Movie Night with Athletics

Watch Avengers: Infinity War, grab your free Adidas tee and take the first official picture of the class of 2022. Doors open at 8:30.

Thursday, August 16

Cardinal Nest

Visit the Cardinal Nest after you have moved into your residence hall and on your way to Welcome Week Check-in. Off-campus and residential students alike...

Friday, August 17

Friday Supper

Join Cru for a FREE wings dinner and giveaways. Everyone welcome.

Cards Take Flight: Part 2

Check your personalized schedule from Welcome Week Check-in or the UofL New Cards app to know where to report at 3:15 p.m. This event will consist of two...

Saturday, August 18

The Main Event

Join Cru for FREE soda, popsicles and an epic campus photo scavenger hunt. Meet new people and get to know campus. Prizes for the winning team!

Friday, August 17

Academic Unit Experiences

Get your questions answered and meet faculty, staff and students from your intended area of study. Arts & Sciences: SAC Ballroom; Business: Horn Auditorium,...

Saturday, August 18

SOUL: Student Outreach Uniting Louisville

Discover how to make the most of UofL service and leadership opportunities, then work alongside those you meet.

Friday, August 17

Alumni Picnic

The UofL Alumni Association invites you to join them for food, music, giveaways and fun. Hear from SOAR (Student Organization for Alumni Relations) on how...

Thursday, August 16

Welcome Party: You Dont Have to Come Out to Come In!

The LGBT Center, LGBT student groups and Student Activities Board welcome ALL students with icebreakers, snacks and a tour of the Intersection, the gathering...

Late Night Karaoke

You may remember the fun from summer orientation, and now is the time to show off your singing talents to the whole first-year class. Refreshments provided.

Saturday, August 18

Breakfast at the BCM

Enjoy FREE breakfast before volunteering at SOUL.

Sunday, August 19

26th Annual Icebreaker & All Campus Cookout Presented by Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.,

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and National Pan-Hellenic Council's (NPHC) fraternities and sororities welcome all new students to our campus community and...

Friday, August 17

Planetarium Shows

First 50 guests enter FREE; 1 free show per person. 8 p.m. Ð Dynamic Earth; 9 p.m.Ð Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon; 10 p.m. Ð Pink Floyd's The Wall

Sunday, August 19

Sunday Morning Pancakes

The only thing better than pancakes for breakfast isÉ well, PANCAKES for breakfast! Join Cru for FREE food before the morning Church on Campus.

REACH for Success

It's not just about starting off on the right foot - it's about figuring out how to keep the momentum going throughout the academic year. Learn practical...

Flick at the Floyd

Join the SAB Film committee for their first free movie of the year in the Floyd Theater. Enjoy FREE popcorn as you #FillTheFloyd!

Saturday, August 18

SGA Cares Dinner

Come for FREE dinner and talk with members of the Student Government Association, Student Activities Board and Engage Lead Serve Board to learn more about...

Sunday, August 19

Fraternity & Sorority Life Cookout

Learn more about UofL fraternity and sorority life at this cookout hosted by IFC, NPHC and Panhellenic.

Historic Tour

Join this historic tour of campus led by UofL archivist and Louisville historian Tom Owen.

Saturday, August 18

Yoga with Live Music

Kick off the day with yoga set to live music, a perfect way to prepare for Monday classes. No experience necessary. Bring your own mat or use one provided.

Garden Commons Salsa Party Harvest Fest

Stop by UofL's organic, student-run garden to sample fresh produce grown over the summer, discover how you can get involved and learn how to grow your own...

Sunday, August 19

Church on Campus

Worship with hundreds of students and meet the campus ministries at UofL. FREE lunch for those in attendance following the 10:00 a.m. evangelical service.

UofL Community Composting Volunteer Day

Help turn trash into treasure with UofL's volunteer-powered community composting operation. Dress to get dirty. Tools provided. Learn about worm composting...

Louisville Sustainability Bike Tour

Take an afternoon ride with the Student Cycling Coalition and UofL Sustainability Council. Don't have a bike? Check one out from the SRC through UofL's...

Friday, August 17

Welcome Week Check-in

All new students need to head to the SSC to pick up your personalized schedule and other Welcome Week materials, as well as make sure you completed all your...

Keeping the Connection

Join your CONECT peer mentor and other incoming African American students in interactive activties to help make your start at UofL a great one.

Saturday, August 18

Ultimate Frisbee

Join The Gathering Campus Ministry for ultimate Frisbee and an opportunity to meet new people and learn about UofL's campus ministry life. FREE refreshments.

Sunday, August 19

Spike Ball Tournament

Compete to achieve the highest honor in UofL Spike Ball history. Come with a teammate or be paired with someone new. Winning team gets a free t-shirt. Spots...

Friday, August 17

SOSer Reunion

Reunite with your SOSer and meet more new students before heading together to Kick Back in the Stacks: We Are UofL. Moved to NEW Rain location: Student...

Thursday, August 16

Campus Housing Move-In Day

Campus Housing is excited to welcome more than 2,000 first-year students moving into the residence halls on Thursday, Aug. 16! Help get our new students...

Saturday, August 18

Tuesday, August 14

Make Yourself Indispensable: Create Opportunity by Taking Initiative and Risks

This comprehensive seminar is designed to help you establish yourself as an invaluable workplace resource by teaching you the skills you need to succeed when...

Live From a Dark Room

Louisville Underground Music in Photographs, 1980-present. Photo credit: GRLwood at The Living Room, 2018 by Ross Gordon

Wednesday, August 15

SOUL Site Leader Training

Individuals that have registered to be site leaders for the Engage Lead Serve Board's must attend this training session in preparation for the Day of SOUL....

Blaze Pizza Night Benefiting Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center

Join us at Blaze Pizza (4600 Shelbyville Rd) for a special fundraising event with 20% of all proceeds going to benefit KSCIRC.

Thursday, August 16

Pharmacology and Toxicology-M.S/Ph.D. Proposal

The Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology presents a M.S. Defense/Ph.D. Proposal Defense entitled “Assessing the role of arsenic in the EGFR signaling...

Friday, August 17

PLAN Workshop - The Teaching Toolbox

Description. Are you a graduate teaching assistant who will be leading a class for the first time this fall? Want to make sure you’ve remembered everything...

 Summer Parkinson’s Lunch and Learn – Art Project

Deb Ogburn, a visual artist and expressive arts coach from Louisville, will lead a fun and easy hands-on arts project. “Stained Glass” Decoupaged Prayer...

SOUL Site Leader Training

Individuals that have registered to be site leaders for the Engage Lead Serve Board's must attend this training session in preparation for the Day of SOUL....

Saturday, August 18

Garden Commons Salsa Party Harvest Fest

Stop by UofL's organic, student-run Garden Commons to sample some of the delicious fresh produce we've grown together over the summer and learn how you can...

Sunday, August 19

Louisville Sustainability Bike Tour

Take a fun afternoon bike ride with the Student Cycling Coalition and UofL Sustainability Council during Welcome Week! Explore your new community through...

UofL Community Composting Volunteer Day

Every Sunday, Noon-2pm 250 E. Bloom St. (one block north of Cardinal Blvd. between Brook & Floyd Streets - map here) Come help us turn “trash” into treasure...

Monday, August 13

National Bike Challenge!

May 1st to September 30th, 2018 Saddle up and ride for team UofL in the 2018 National Bike Challenge! Show your support for a healthy lifestyle and...

Live From a Dark Room

Louisville Underground Music in Photographs, 1980-present. Photo credit: GRLwood at The Living Room, 2018 by Ross Gordon

BMFT Practice

BMFT will have closed practices for upcoming events.

Tuesday, August 14

National Bike Challenge!

May 1st to September 30th, 2018 Saddle up and ride for team UofL in the 2018 National Bike Challenge! Show your support for a healthy lifestyle and...

Wednesday, August 15

National Bike Challenge!

May 1st to September 30th, 2018 Saddle up and ride for team UofL in the 2018 National Bike Challenge! Show your support for a healthy lifestyle and...

Live From a Dark Room

Louisville Underground Music in Photographs, 1980-present. Photo credit: GRLwood at The Living Room, 2018 by Ross Gordon

BMFT Practice

BMFT will have closed practices for upcoming events.

Thursday, August 16

National Bike Challenge!

May 1st to September 30th, 2018 Saddle up and ride for team UofL in the 2018 National Bike Challenge! Show your support for a healthy lifestyle and...

Live From a Dark Room

Louisville Underground Music in Photographs, 1980-present. Photo credit: GRLwood at The Living Room, 2018 by Ross Gordon

Friday, August 17

National Bike Challenge!

May 1st to September 30th, 2018 Saddle up and ride for team UofL in the 2018 National Bike Challenge! Show your support for a healthy lifestyle and...

Live From a Dark Room

Louisville Underground Music in Photographs, 1980-present. Photo credit: GRLwood at The Living Room, 2018 by Ross Gordon

Garden Commons Summer Workdays

Join us in UofL's organic garden and greenhouse for our group workdays! Learn (by doing) how to grow hyper-local, super-delicious vegetables, herbs, and...

Saturday, August 18

National Bike Challenge!

May 1st to September 30th, 2018 Saddle up and ride for team UofL in the 2018 National Bike Challenge! Show your support for a healthy lifestyle and...

Sunday, August 19

National Bike Challenge!

May 1st to September 30th, 2018 Saddle up and ride for team UofL in the 2018 National Bike Challenge! Show your support for a healthy lifestyle and...

BMFT Practice

BMFT will have closed practices for upcoming events.

August 13 - 19, 2018

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