Alumni Invite New Graduates to Gather

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 6, 2018) — The University of Kentucky Alumni Association will host a Graduation Gathering for all December 2018 graduates and their families 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, in Thoroughbred Rooms 5-7 at Rupp Arena, 430 W. Vine St. in Lexington.

There will be:

  • Complimentary refreshments
  • A gift for all graduates in attendance
  • A gift for individuals who join the UK Alumni Association
  • Access to “emergency” supplies such as hair products, safety pins, etc.
  • A chance to win a graduation prize when you update your record
  • The official UK Class Ring Collection display and discount vouchers
  • A photo opportunity in front of the association’s UK Commencement backdrop

For questions on the gathering, call Sara-Elizabeth Bush at 859-257-8700 or email For questions regarding Commencement, please visit  

The UK Alumni Association is a membership supported organization committed to fostering lifelong engagement among alumni, friends, the association and the university. For more information about the UK Alumni Association or to become a member, visit or call 800-269-2586.

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