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The mission of the Academy is to establish meaningful collaborations among UK’s premier academic enrichment programs to use efficiently university resources and talents for the benefit of all undergraduates. The beneficiaries of the Academy are highly motivated students seeking a rich educational experience. UK is proud to feature opportunities for excellence through which deeply committed students can extend and enrich learning within academic majors, minors, living learning programs, and the UK Core.

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Academy News

UK Senior Corrine Elliott Named Astronaut Scholar

The Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF) selected University of Kentucky senior Corrine Faye Elliott, of Lexington, as one of this year's 40 recipients of the prestigious $10,000 scholarship....

Two UK Students Awarded Gilman Scholarship

University of Kentucky students Steven Liu and Courtney Eaton are two of 850 undergraduate students from 359 colleges and universities across the United States selected to receive the prestigious...

What Good is College?

This very question is being addressed in Dr. Leon Sach’s HON 301 course this semester.  As part of the course requirements, HON 301 students have created the first of a series of podcasts to...

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