2017 Grads Invited to Graduation Gathering

LEXINGTON, Ky. (April 24, 2017) The University of Kentucky Alumni Association will host a Graduation Gathering for all May 2017 University of Kentucky graduates and their families from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, May 5, and Sunday, May 7, in Thoroughbred Rooms 5-7 at Rupp Arena, 430 W. Vine St.

There will be:

  • free refreshments;
  • a complimentary gift for all graduates in attendance;
  • a free gift for individuals who join the UK Alumni Association;
  • access to “emergency” supplies such as hair products, safety pins, etc.;
  • the official UK Class Ring Collection display and discount vouchers;
  • a photo opportunity in front of the association’s UK Commencement backdrop; and
  • a chance to win a UK diploma frame when graduates update their records.

For questions on the gathering, call Sara-Elizabeth Bush at 859-257-8700 or email saraelizabeth.bush@uky.edu. For questions regarding Commencement, please visit www.uky.edu/commencement.  

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 www.ukalumni.net or call 1-800-269-2586.

UK is the University for Kentucky. At UK, we are educating more students, treating more patients with complex illnesses and conducting more research and service than at any time in our 150-year history. To read more about the UK story and how you can support continued investment in your university and the Commonwealth, go to: uky.edu/uk4ky. #uk4ky #seeblue