The City of Louisville has a countless number of summer events and festivals, many for free!

SEE: About Louisville section of The Speed Book.


Summer Sports leagues are available to Speed School students, these are sponsored by the Speed School Student Council.

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You can stay in residence halls, however, only select residence halls are open during the summer. Try to get halls that have kitchens since there is no meal plan.

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There is no meal plan during the summer and most campus dining establishments are only open for lunch. You can load money onto your Cardinal Card to use at campus dining locations and not have to pay tax.  

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For the summer semester, 12 credit-hours is considered a full load, with 13 credit-hours being the maximum.


Generally, Speed School summer semester begins one week after the spring semester ends. Summer semesters end mid to late July, roughly a month before fall classes begin.

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