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“One of the fastest growing offices in the U.S.,” EA Enrollment Up 184 Percent Since 2010

The number of University of Kentucky students participating in Education Abroad programming increased to 1,098 in 2014-2105, accounting for a 184 percent total enrollment increase during the last five years.  “We are one of the fastest, if...

UK and China earthquake institutes mark 10 years of scholar and research exchange

In May 2005, three earthquake scientists from the Lanzhou Institute of Seismology, part of China’s Earthquake Administration, visited the UK campus, starting a decade-long research exchange between UK and the Lanzhou Institute of Seismology, and...

UKIC Hires Manager for New International Health, Safety & Security Office

After University of Kentucky’s year-long audit of the protections it offers to UK’s faculty, staff, and students traveling abroad, the UKIC, in cooperation with the provost and the executive vice president for finance and administration, has...

Free Passports to UK Students with EA and CIEE Partnership, Fall 2016

The Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) has selected the University of Kentucky as one of the few universities across the U.S. to host its Passport Caravan initiative in fall 2016.  CIEE’s Passport Caravan will...

UK Nepali Students organize ‘Nepal, I am with you’ Fundraiser to Help Families After Earthquake

A group of UK students from Nepal helped relieve the suffering in their home country caused by last April’s 7.8-magnitude earthquake, by starting a fundraising initiative, “Nepal, I am with you,” to obtain food and medical supplies, and to...

Top 5 Scholarships

Here at UK EA we always tell you there are plenty of scholarships that can help with program costs. That is definitely true. So true, in fact, it can be overwhelming. In order to help you with your search we’ve highlighted five scholarships to look...

2015 Moon Festival Artwork and Essay Competition

Welcome to the fifth moon festival art work & essay  competition presented by Confucius Institute. please hit the link below for the application form and fill out it online. 2015 Moon Festival Artwork and Essay Competition Application...

Year of Europe
Year of Europe

What is Year of Europe? The continent of Europe has a fascinating past, but it is also a vital part of the contemporary world and will undoubtedly play a considerable role in shaping the future.  This year, the College of Arts and Sciences’...

Education Abroad Fall Fair

  UK Education Abroad will be hosting the annual Fall Fair on Thursday, September 17th from 10 am to 2 pm in the Buell Armory. If Education Abroad seems overwhelming or confusing, then the fair is the place for you. The event will feature...

Three UK Students Awarded Undergraduate Research Abroad Scholarships

Three University of Kentucky students have received the Undergraduate Research Abroad Scholarship (UGRAS), which will support their international independent research projects during the 2015 summer session. Annie Griggs, a...

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