Advising Network Announcements

Summer 2017 MyUK GPS Open lab/Training sessions

Good afternoon,

We have schedule 3 myUK GPS training/open lab sessions for the summer. Please click on the link for the date you would like to register. Registration must be completed at least 24 hours prior to the event.

All sessions are in Room 625 of the Nursing Building and will last approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 02:45 PM

Kentucky Horse Park Summer Event

Dear University Colleagues,

My name is McKenna Toenies and I am a student intern at the Kentucky Horse Park for the Volunteer and Outreach Program. One of the main events I am working on is the Kentucky Horse Park Run/Walk Club that takes place every Monday night from 5:00-8:00 starting June 5 through the end of September. We have vendors, charities, live bands scheduled for each week, as well as opportunities to get up close and personal with the horses of the park!

2017 ADEA GODENTAL Virtual Fairs

Students from all academic majors who are interested in applying to dental school are invited to attend the 2017 American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Virtual Fairs on May 21, 2017 and June 15, 2017. The 2017 ADEA GoDental Virtual Fairs are two days of FREE, live, ONLINE events where individuals interested in dentistry can learn about ADEA AADSAS® and visit multiple virtual dental school booths—without travel or registration fees.

Approved Senate Transmittal from April 17, 2017

Good morning, everyone. The Senate web transmittal from April 17 has been approved due to lack of objection. The programs and eCATS courses approved can be found on this page (Please click on the link for the April 17 transmittal.) The courses that are in Curriculog can still be accessed by clicking on (in Curriculog) “Archived Agendas” and navigating to the Senate agenda for April 17.

This transmittal included courses and programs from the colleges listed below.

Multiple Services Impacted | Planned SQL Server Outage

On May 20th, University of Kentucky Information Technology Services (ITS) will conduct necessary technical maintenance that will require applications (e.g., SAP, myUK, myUK Mobile, Echo360, StarRez, VirtualDen, APEX, Astra, etc.) to be offline or have limited functionality.  This technical update will be conducted during the regularly scheduled maintenance window.


Services Impacted:           All MS SQL databases and general SQL services

Maintenance Window:      8:00 a.m.- Noon, Saturday, May 20, 2017 


ONLINE African Lives Course - Still Time to Register!



What do you think when you hear AFRICA? This course goes beyond the words, images, and stereotypes that we typically learn. Our goal will be to examine, and challenge, many of the popular portrayals of Africa. We will then discover the positive, hopeful, and sustainable aspects of African life with attention to local people's solutions and efforts to build the lives they want.


Instructor: Dr. Tony Milanzi


Summer I Session: May 9-June 20, 2017

Organic Chemistry Employment Opportunities

Organic Chemistry Employment Opportunities

The Department of Chemistry is accepting applications for Undergraduate Laboratory Assistants (ULAs) for organic chemistry laboratories, CHE 231 and CHE 233 for Summer and Fall 2017 and perhaps future semesters. The applicants must have completed general chemistry (i.e., CHE 105, 107, 111 and 113 or equivalents) and organic chemistry (CHE 230, 231, 232 and 233 or 533) courses with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0.

International Student Tuition Scholarship

Scholarships will be awarded to continuing F-1 or J-1 undergraduate and graduate students based on minimum academic criteria and financial need. Selection of awards will be made based on the applicant's ranking within the competitive pool. Tuition scholarships ranging from $500 - $3,000 will be awarded for the next academic year.

Changes to Bachelor of Public Health Program

The College of Public Health is excited to announce changes to the Bachelor of Public Health (BPH) degree in the coming academic year. All new students to the college will automatically use the new program criteria, beginning June 1, 2017.


The program change includes several major, and several minor, updates. Attached is a comparison table which outlines both programs in full.  The most significant changes for advisors are highlighted below: