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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

AG Biotech Student is First in Collaborative Master of Medical Sciences Program

After finishing up his bachelor’s degree in the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment in agricultural biotechnology, Ellis Shelley will begin his master’s degree in...

Applications Being Accepted for the Chellgren Student Fellows Program

The University of Kentucky Chellgren Center for Undergraduate Excellence is accepting applications for the Chellgren Student Fellows Program. Open to incoming sophomores, the Chellgren Student...

Learn About Chellgren Fellows Program at 'Opportunities for Excellence'

The University of Kentucky Chellgren Center for Undergraduate Excellence will give students an opportunity to learn about a unique educational program next week. The session will be held at 6 p.m...