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UK to Light Up Blue for Commencement

From Dec. 9-15, various buildings around campus will be lit with blue lights to celebrate the fall class of 2018. Mark Cornelison | UK Photo

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 10, 2018) — The University of Kentucky will celebrate its December graduates next week by turning the campus blue. 

From Monday, Dec. 9 through Saturday, Dec. 15, various buildings around campus will be lit with blue lights to celebrate the fall class of 2018. The ceremonies will take place at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14 at Rupp Arena. 

Below are the UK buildings that will go blue:

  • Johnson Hall
  • Donovan Hall
  • WT Young Library
  • Jacobs ASB
  • Haggin Hall (K-Lair)
  • Jewell Hall
  • The 90
  • Lewis Hall
  • Memorial Hall
  • Woodland Glen 4 Hall
  • Chellgren Hall
  • Main Building
  • Holmes Hall
  • Gatton College of Business & Economics
  • Blazer Hall
  • University Flats 
  • PS#5 
  • Gatton Student Center

For more information about UK Commencement, visit https://www.uky.edu/commencement. 

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