Campus News

UK Athletics Hall of Fame Induction is Tonight

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:00
This weekend is a big one for the newest members of the UK Athletics Hall of Fame and their families.

Take a Survey About Bicycling at UK

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 08:00
Early last month, UK was notified that its Bicycle Friendly University status had gone gold.

College of Engineering Paducah Campus Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 08:00
Today, 200 students call the College of Engineering's Paducah campus home. The campus offers undergraduate degree options in chemical and mechanical engineering, as well as several graduate student options for mechanical engineering.

Scholarship Fund Continues Robinson’s Legacy

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 08:00
The Penny Robinson Memorial Scholarship Fund will support students, particularly those who participate in the Academic Preparation and Placement Program, a division of UK Transformative Learning

UK Health Plan Members Can Get 3 Vaccines Directly From Pharmacies

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 08:00
UK-HMO has now joined all other UK health plans in allowing members to receive shingles, hepatitis A and flu vaccines from pharmacies.

UK Recognized With 3 National Diversity Awards

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 07:00
UK is the recipient of the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award and recognized as a 2018 Diversity Champion by INSIGHT into Diversity magazine. The university also has been declared among the top 30 LGBTQ-friendly colleges in the nation.

UK Police Issue Crime Bulletin After Robbery Report Near Campus

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 00:00
A robbery was reported early Sunday morning on the sidewalk between Two Keys Tavern and Tin Roof.

UK: Record Retention, Graduation Rates as Efforts Continue to Remove Debt Burden

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 15:00
The six-year graduation rate for the class that graduated in 2018 is expected to be 65.6 percent, up more than five percentage points in the last four years.

Historic $2.1 Billion Campaign Will Make a UK Education More Accessible, Accelerate Research and Care

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 14:00
This is the largest fundraising campaign in Kentucky's history. It will focus on funding more student scholarships and growing UK's endowment to continue support for providing a world-class education and essential research to address the state's most pressing challenges.

Campus Walk: Innovation in Care, Research & Education in UK College of Dentistry

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 08:00
In this Campus Walk, Dean Stephanos Kyrkanides shows us around the UK College of Dentistry. Watch why he believes training the next generation of dentists is so important to the overall health of Kentuckians.

Parking Areas Reserved for Philanthropy Event on Friday

Thu, 09/13/2018 - 08:00
Alternative parking available during the philanthropy event on Friday.

Share the Road: How Drivers, Pedalers and Walkers Can Coexist

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 08:00
Transportation Services wants to remind roadway users to share the road and use caution when interacting with one another.

Nominate Your Great Teacher Now

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 08:00
Nominations are now being accepted for the UK Alumni Association 2019 Great Teacher Award. 

UK 'Passes on Plastic' With New Campaign

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 08:00
UK is trying to cut down on plastic use by offering alternatives and information to students.

Access to Areas of Gatton Student Center Limited During Philanthropy Kickoff Sept. 14

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 08:00
The Grand Ballroom, pre-function areas, the social staircase and main areas on level 2 and 3 of the Gatton Student Center will be closed 5 p.m. and later.

Behind the Blue: The New Academic Year With President Eli Capilouto

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 08:00
"Behind the Blue" talks with President Eli Capilouto about the year ahead.

Gatton’s Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise to Host Occupational Licensing Program Sept. 20

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 08:00
The Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise at UK will host an event on Sept. 20 focusing on the topic of occupational licensing.

UK's First Center for Student Philanthropy Opens

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 07:00
Located in the Gatton Student Center, UK's new Center for Student Philanthropy is among the first in the nation to focus on teaching students the value of philanthropy and creating a culture of philanthropy on campus.

Dining Out for Life Will Benefit UK LGBTQ* Resources

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 08:00
Dining Out for Life, a Lexington fundraiser for AIDS Volunteers Inc. and the UK Office of LGBTQ* Resources, is slated Sept. 13.

Extension Project Helps Those With Limited Mobility, Disabilities

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 08:00
UK Extension is finding new ways for its master gardeners to help people with disabilities.