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Counseling Instructions

Scheduling a meeting with a CARES counselor:

  • Go to the myUK site at http://myuk.uky.edu
  • Login with your link blue username and password.
  • Click on the Student Services tab.
  • Click on the myInfo link under Student Services tab.
  • On the left menu panel that appears, click on the link "my Appointments".
  • Choose your advising department from the list of departments displayed.
  • Choose a category of appointment you wish to schedule from the list displayed. These will vary depending on the advising department chosen.
  • Click an available day on the calendar. Available days are in BLUE.
  • A list of available appointment blocks will be displayed for the selected day. Mouse over and click on the desired appointment.
  • Please wait till the appointment window has finished processing and the confirmation message is displayed.
  • The appointment block will now display with a grey background color. This indicates that the appointment has been scheduled. Do not click on the red delete button that is displayed unless you wish to cancel your appointment.
  • You will receive a confirmation email.

Note: Appointments cannot be scheduled with less than 24 hours notice.

Cancelling a meeting with a CARES counselor:

  • Go to the myUK site at http://myuk.uky.edu
  • Login with your link blue username and password.
  • Click on Student Services tab.
  • Click on the myInfo ink under Student Services tab.
  • On the left menu panel that appears, click on the link "my Appointments".
  • Choose your advising department from the list of departments displayed.
  • Choose the category of appointment you wish to cancel.
  • Click the date on the calendar on which the scheduled appointment occurs. This date will be in BLUE along with other dates where an appointment block occurs.
  • Your previously scheduled appointment block will have a grey background and an associated red button marked with an X (for canceling the appointment). This distinguishes it from available or un-scheduled blocks.
  • Click on the red delete button to cancel the appointment. Please wait till the page has finished processing and the confirmation message is displayed.
  • The appointment block will now display without the grey background or the delete button. This indicates that the appointment block has now been released and is available for scheduling.
  • You will receive an email confirming your appointment cancellation.