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The University of Kentucky is a public, land grant university dedicated to improving people's lives through excellence in education, research and creative work, service, and health care. As Kentucky's flagship institution, the University plays a critical leadership role by promoting diversity, inclusion, economic development, and human well-being.


The University of Kentucky will be one of the nation's 20 best public research universities.


The University of Kentucky is guided by its core values:

  • Integrity
    Mutual respect and human dignity
    Diversity and inclusion
    Academic freedom
    Personal and institutional responsibility and accountability
    Shared governance
    A sense of community
    Work-life sensitivity
    Civic engagement
    Social responsibility
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