Campus News

UK Budget: Lowest Tuition and Mandatory Fee Increase in Two Decades, Continued Focus on Student Success

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 18:00
The $3.9 billion budget for 2018-19 that the UK Board of Trustees approved today includes the smallest tuition and fee increase for students in more than 20 years.

Artist Karyn Olivier to Create New Work for UK’s Memorial Hall

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 18:00
UK President Eli Capilouto and the Memorial Hall Art Committee announced at the Board of Trustees meeting today that Philadelphia-based artist Karyn Olivier's artwork proposal has been selected and will be produced this summer in the vestibule at Memorial Hall. The action is pending approval from the Art in Public Places Committee.

"see blue." U to Impact North Campus Parking

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 08:00
With the influx of visitors to campus for "see blue." U, some faculty and staff will see an impact to typical summer parking and transportation routes on north campus through July 13.

Three With UK, Lexington Ties to Enter Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 08:00
Several local, state and national football legends will be enshrined tonight in the Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Navigation for myUK Log-In Changes June 23

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 09:00
The change in navigation will provide more security.

OutSouth Oral History Project Hopes to Tell the Stories of Region’s LGBTQ* Community

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 08:00
An understanding of the power of oral history to tell personal journeys brought together UK’s Office of LGBTQ* Resources and Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History to create OutSouth, a unique repository for preserving the stories of LGBTQ* Southerners and/or individuals who have made significant contributions to LGBTQ* life in the U.S. South.

UK Athletics Announces Hall of Fame Class for 2018

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 08:00
A new class of inductees will enter the University of Kentucky Athletics Hall of Fame this September.

UK Wildcat Pulling Team Places Third at International Competition

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 08:00
Another very high finish for UK students at an annual tractor design competition.

UK Track and Field Captures 4 NCAA Titles, Finishes Season Strong

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 07:00
Members of UK's track and field team stormed their way to four individual national titles last weekend at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships. In addition, both the women’s and men’s teams finished the season strong placing fourth and 16th respectively.

Proposed Budget Continues Focus on Student Success

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 08:00
The budget proposal reflects the university's commitment to student access and success, and to excellence across its missions of teaching, research, service and health care.

Kentucky LGBTQ* Black History Exhibit Now Online

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 08:00
The virtual exhibit “Black History Month 2018” is now available for viewing online through UK's digital platform UKnowledge. The 32 images showcased in the exhibit, highlighting the lives and work of LGBTQ* members in Kentucky’s African-American communities, was originally posted online as a Facebook exhibit in February.

Youngsters Learn About Horticulture at UK Center in Princeton

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 08:00
Elementary school students from two counties in Western Kentucky recently got the chance to learn about horticulture through gardening thanks to UK's Research and Education Center.

UK Alumna Aids Migrants and Refugees in the Middle East

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 08:00
In October 2017, University of Kentucky alumna Alix McIntosh packed her bags and moved to Cairo, Egypt, to continue her career as an advocate for migrants, refugees and victims of trafficking.

UK Adds 5 New Degrees

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 08:00
If approved by the Council on Postsecondary Education, UK will offer five new degrees beginning as early as fall 2018.

UK Police Issue Crime Bulletin Following Reports of Burglaries

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 18:00
Several reports of burglaries on campus may be connected.

Coalition Formed to Support Financial Empowerment for K-12 Teachers and Students

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 08:00
Educators from the University of Kentucky, Eastern Kentucky University, Morehead State University, Murray State University and Northern Kentucky University have formed the Coalition for Financial Literacy in the Commonwealth. The first event, “Off and Running! Cultivating Creative Thinkers,” is June 19 at Keeneland.

UKCI Partners With Cincinnati Art Museum for Explore China Event

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 08:00
UK’s Confucius Institute held its first ever partnership with the Cincinnati Art Museum on May 5 with over 1,300 patrons in the greater Cincinnati area learning Chinese culture through an immersive, hands-on experience.

VIDEO: 'Donut' Forget to Have Fun

Fri, 06/01/2018 - 07:00
North Lime Coffee and Donuts started with three University of Kentucky alumni and one creative idea. What resulted from that idea is a doughnut enterprise sweeping the Commonwealth.

ITS Presents Customer Excellence Awards

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 08:00
Efforts of award winners on ITS’ behalf have greatly improved the IT environment for the entire university.

Wildcat Teams Excel in NCAA Academic Progress Rates

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 08:00
More evidence of the strong academic accomplishments of UK student-athletes rolls in as the NCAA releases its Academic Progress Rate report.