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Historic Preservation Admissions

Historic Preservation Admissions

    Admission Steps and Requirements:
  • Must hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Must have a B grade point average at the undergraduate level.
  • Must fill out and mail the Historic Preservation Program application. Applications are due March 1.
  • Must apply separately to the University of Kentucky Graduate School.
  • Must demonstrate ability in writing, drawing, drafting, and/or photography through submission of a portfolio:
    • Portfolio will NOT be returned to applicants and should not include original work.
    • Portfolio should be of quality and succinctly presented.
    • Portfolio should be letter size (no binder) and not exceed 20 sheets.
    • All included material should present visual acuity and graphic abilities through, but not limited to, a selection of: architectural/engineering drawings, painting, drawings, prints, graphic design, or photography. Exhibited work should be accompanied by brief statement of intent, degree of involvement (where not self-evident) and/or the rationale for the work.
  • Must submit three letters of recommendation.
  • Must submit a personal essay.