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The saying is that you are known by the company you keep.

For students looking around our campus, it's pretty good company.

  • A record number of more than 29,000 students are currently enrolled, with a first-year class in 2013-2014 of 4,702.

  • In the last two years, UK has enrolled 176 National Merit Scholar students, ranking us among the top public universities in the country.

  • Nine first-year students had perfect ACT/SAT scores this year, with 24 on campus overall, and record numbers of students scoring over 31 on their ACTs.

  • Our growing, vibrant Honors Program now has some 400 students in it, with a new high-tech residence hall dedicated to the program. We are making plans to continue expanding honors throughout the campus

  • And we're expanding Living/Learning communities from 13 to 19 by next fall, offering a unique experience for students with similar interests to live, study and grow together in a stimulating environment.

When you come to the University of Kentucky, you are joining a community that cares about you. You're also joining some of the best students in the country in an environment unlike any other.

It's pretty good company. Learn more.