OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT
Photo of UK President Eli Capilouto

Speech Requests

This form has been designed to help coordinate speeches and appearances by President Eli Capilouto. You may submit the form online, or you can print it out (PDF) and return it via fax, (859) 257-1760, or mail to:

Office of the President
University of Kentucky
101 Main Building
Lexington, KY 40506-0032

Please submit your request at least four weeks prior to the event. Should you have questions concerning this material, please contact Office of the President at (859) 257-1702. Thank you for your cooperation.

Please keep in mind that the President's schedule is subject to change at any time in the event of emergencies or important developments in University business. If such situations affect the President's attendance at your event, a member of the President's staff will contact you, and when possible we will send a representative. In the event of agenda or timing changes, please notify our office immediately.

Note: The fields with asterisks (*) are required.

Is Mrs. Capilouto's attendance requested?   
* VIPs or Legislators in attendance:   
Are remarks requested?   
Will there be other speakers?   
Will UK alumni be in attendance?   
Press/Media expected to attend:   
If, for any reason, the President is unable to speak on the requested date will you accept an alternate speaker from the University of Kentucky?   

If someone in the audience needs accommodations such as a sign language interpreter, please contact the President's Office at (859) 257-1701 to make special arrangements.

If you do not wish to submit the form online, you can print it out (PDF) and return it via fax, (859) 257-1760, or mail to the Office of the President, University of Kentucky, 101 Main Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0032. Please submit your request at least four weeks prior to the event.


Checklist

Please fax or mail the following to our office as soon as possible:

  • This form, filled out as completely as possible
  • Specific driving directions from UK to your event
  • Parking information for the President
  • An event agenda (working agendas are acceptable, however, please forward the final version as soon as it becomes available)
  • Any press release produced by your event organizers
  • Suggested talking points, background information or speech guidelines
  • Scripts or teleprompter information, if necessary

Please fax the form and materials to (859) 257-1760, or mail them to:
Office of the President
University of Kentucky
101 Main Building
Lexington, KY 40506-0032

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call our office at (859) 257-1701.

Updated June 17, 2013 by Chuck Ham