Admission and Registration

We applaud your decision to further your education, and thank you for choosing Distance Learning Programs at the University of Kentucky. In order to participate in distance education courses, you must first be admitted to the University and then proceed with course registration.

Admission and Registration


Admission for distance learning students follows the same procedure as on-campus students. Please choose the category below that best suits your education needs.

  • Undergraduate Admissions click here.
  • Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Graduate Studies click here.

If you plan on taking only distance learning courses, please select distance learning on your application.


Once admitted as a University of Kentucky student, follow the instructions in your acceptance letter concerning registration. All distance learning courses will have a "200" section number. Our staff is here to help with any registration problems that you may encounter. Please contact our office or the University Registrar if you need assistance.

University Registrar
Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM (Monday - Friday)
100 Funkhouser Building
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506-0054
Phone: (859) 257-7157
Fax for Student Records: 859-257-7160