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Resources for Faculty


Hiring International Faculty and Scholars


Guidelines for UK departments and centers to retain the services of an individual with non-immigrant visa status.

Tips and Resources for Working with International Students
Learn what resources are available for working with international students.

International Advisory Council
The International Advisory Council (IAC) is a group of faculty and administrators representing each of the University’s 16 colleges plus other key academic units supports UK’s internationalization efforts.

Strategic Plan for Internationalization
The Strategic Plan for Internationalization guides decision-making and resource allocation for UKIC, as well as in the international arena campus-wide

Developing Partnerships and Exchanges
The University of Kentucky is engaged globally through international agreements, which are facilitated by UKIC.

Global Learning Outcomes
Global learning outcomes serve as guidelines for ensuring that international perspectives are infused across the curriculum of all degree programs

The China Office
The China office helps UK faculty develop their existing China connections into college-wide and institution-wide relationships, and assists faculty who do not have China connections to establish contacts at select partner universities in China.

Teaching Abroad
Education Abroad provides direction for creating new programs abroad.

Health Insurance Coverage While Abroad

Information about out-of-network coverage for international expenses, UK’s employee-based travel assistance plan and preferred vendors.

Policy for faculty traveling abroad without students
This policy is related to travel in areas where war/terrorism represents a substantial risk.

Applying for Visas and Passports
Make sure all of your required paperwork is in order before leaving the country.

Grants, Contracts, and Awards
Seek and secure external funding for scholarly activities through the submission of competitive grant and contract applications.

Student Enrollment Data

Student enrollment data is available by country, and ethnicity.

Professional Resources
Information about international professional organizations.