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About the College of Business
The College of Business at the University of Louisville enhances the intellectual and economic vitality of our city, the region, and the broader business world through our academic programs, research, and community outreach activities. We strongly believe that lives improve through entrepreneurship, innovation, critical and rigorous thinking, diverse ideas, and people.
Bolster your career with access to high-value, focused programs, local and global opportunities, and free career support for life.Learn More
We are educating tomorrow’s leaders. We are a diverse, inclusive, and supporting community. We value risk-taking, inquisitiveness, and practical experience. All tied together with a commitment to excellence. LEAP is an acronym that represents what is unique about the College of Business. These points of distinction define our intent and guide our activities as we LEAP forward.Learn More
The College of Business and our connection to Louisville"Of Louisville" through and through
The University of Louisville’s College of Business is deeply and deliberately “of Louisville.” We build upon the city’s strengths and we contribute to those strengths in purposeful and reciprocal ways. We are committed to making all of Louisville and all of its citizens better as, at the same time, the city defines us and grounds our strategies and programs.Discover
COB Student Life
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Mission, Vision, and Values
Our focus, commitment, and value statement.
Life in Louisville
UofL is deeply and intrinsically connected to the city. Discover that connection.
Diverse and vibrant—campus life is constantly in motion.
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Securing A Community
The most successful entrepreneurs will always point to their capacity to recognize opportunity as a fundamental element of their success....Read More
Overcoming obstacles and achieving personal and professional “firsts” has been a defining characteristic for Jane Offutt Burns (BSC ’61, MBA...Read More
Economics Professor featured on WalletHub
Expert insights from Associate Professor Joshua Pinkston, PhD, were featured in a WalletHub piece, which discussed states that need the...Read More
2020 Staff and Faculty Awards
As the Spring 2020 semester ended under COVID-19 quarantine, the College of Business took time online to recognize this year’s...Read More
Garrett Named Director of Forcht Center
The Forcht Center at the UofL College of Business has named Robert Garrett, PhD as its new director. Dr. Garrett...Read More
Decisions that Affect the World We Live in When the Pandemic is Over
LEADING IN THE TIME OF COVID-19: STORIES FROM MBA STUDENTS: Entry #3 In a time of pandemic, social distancing is critical. For those who are suffering, or who have loved ones who are suffering or dying, the people who refuse to participate in social distancing seem inconsiderate at best, and callous at worst. It is not hard to understand why people might feel this way.Read More
Forcht Center for Entrepreneurship Starts Virtual Office Hours
In an effort to help entrepreneurial productivity during these uncertain times, Suzanne Bergmeister, Assistant Director of the Forcht Center for...Read More
COVID-19 Reflection Blog: Kathleen Gosser, PhD (Assistant Professor, Management)
Our Students The resiliency of my students is what inspires me every single day. Many of my students are graduating...Read More
Interview with RIZIN Technologies
Ashley Krems, Phillip Cupp, Chiraag BhimaniRead More
Galbreath Laureate B.Wayne Hughes
B. Wayne Hughes, owner of Spendthrift Farm, became the 30th Galbreath Laureate for Outstanding Entrepreneurship in the Equine Industry. Presented...Read More