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K Week International Orientation Schedule of events

Welcome to the University of Kentucky! We are so excited you’re here and we hope enjoy your Wildcat experience! During the weeks before classes start learn about life on campus and in Lexington by attending various events hosted by the UK International Center:

Undergraduate Orientation Schedule:

Saturday, August 16
Early Move-In to Residence Halls

2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. – Shopping Trip
Meet at Bradley Hall

Sunday, August 17
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. – IHP & Rotary Club Picnic
E.S. Goodbarn (Those needing transport meet at Bradley Hall at 3:30 p.m.)

Monday, August 18
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. – Check-in Sessions and Placement Testing
Check-in Sessions 207 Bradley Hall
Placement Testing B108A in the W.T. Young Library

Tuesday August 19
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. – Check-in Sessions and Placement Testing
Check-in Sessions 207 Bradley Hall
Placement Testing B108A in the W.T. Young Library

5:00 p.m. College Meetings in the Bradley Hall Courtyard

Wednesday, August 20
8:00 a.m.  - 11:00 a.m. Math Placement Test
Nursing Building, CN625

11:00 a.m.  International Freshman (first year college students only) Advising Conference
White Hall Classroom Building

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. – Ice Cream Social
Bradley Hall Courtyard

Thursday, August 21
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Mandatory International Undergraduate Orientation (First year, Transfer and Exchange students)
116 Biological Sciences Building

6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. – Shopping Trip
Meet at Bradley Hall

Friday, August 22
11:00 a.m. International Transfer and Non-Degree Students Advising Conference 
Whitehall Classroom Building

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. – “Living in the USA”
Bradley Hall Courtyard

K-Week Kickoff
Event schedule is available online at: www.uky.edu/StudentAffairs/KWeek

Monday, August 25
10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. – UK Fusion
Johnson Center fields

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. – International Hospitality Program (IHP) Orientation
Alumni Gallery in W.T. Young Library

Tuesday, August 26
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. – Common Reading Experience
Alumni Gallery in W.T. Young Library

5:00 p.m. – We are UK
Memorial Hall Amphitheater

Wednesday, August 27
First Day of Classes

Thursday, August 28
11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. – Student Involvement Fair

Outside White Hall Classroom Building
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. – Discover Downtown: Lexington Walking Tour
Meet at Bradley Hall

Friday, August 29
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. – Cultural Coffee Hour
VIP Center in Frazee Hall

Saturday, August 30
9:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. – Destination: Downtown Farmer’s Market
Meet at Bradley Hall

Graduate Student Orientation Schedule:

Monday, August 11 - Wednesday, August 13
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. – Check-in Sessions
Bradley Hall

Thursday, August 14
8:30 a.m. – International Teaching Assistant Orientation (TAs only)
106 White Hall Classroom Building

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. – International Graduate Orientation
118 White Hall Classroom Building                    

Saturday, August 16
2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. – Shopping Trip
Meet at Bradley Hall

Sunday, August 17
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. – IHP & Rotary Club Picnic
E.S. Goodbarn (Those needing transport meet at Bradley Hall at 3:30 p.m.)

Monday – Wednesday, Aug 18 - 20
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. University Wide TA Orientation (TAs Only)

Wednesday, August 20
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. – Graduate Resource Fair
Student Center Grand Ballroom

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. – Ice Cream Social
Bradley Hall Courtyard

Thursday, August 21
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. – Shopping Trip
Meet at Bradley Hall

Friday, August 22
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. – “Living in the USA”
Bradley Hall Courtyard

8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. – K-Week Kickoff
Event schedule is available online at: www.uky.edu/StudentAffairs/KWeek

Monday, August 25
10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. – UK Fusion
Johnson Center fields

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. – International Hospitality Program (IHP) Orientation
Alumni Gallery in W.T. Young Library

Tuesday, August 26
5:00 p.m. – We are UK
Memorial Hall Amphitheater

Wednesday, August 27      
First Day of Classes

Thursday, August 28
5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. – Discover Downtown: Lexington Walking Tour 
Meet at Bradley Hall

Friday, August 29
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. – Cultural Coffee Hour 
VIP Center in Frazee Hall

Saturday, August 30
9:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. – Destination: Downtown Farmer’s Market 
Meet at Bradley Hall