LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11)-- Thursday night was graduation night at the University of Louisville.
Hundreds of graduates walked down the aisle to receive their diplomas, with UofL president, James Ramsey presided over the events.
Fiftenn UofL football players also received degrees, including quarterback, Teddy Bridgewater.
“I am the first person in my family to graduate from college,” he said. “It’s not only a huge milestone for me, but for my family.”
Nearly 1,200 people have graduated in ceremonies this year.