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Graduate Awards in the United Kingdom - Info Session


On Wednesday, September 3 at 5:30 p.m. in 213 Funkhouser, the Office of Nationally Competitive Awards will host an information session on graduate study in the United Kingdom.   

Re-Entry (Welcome Back) Sessions for Returning EA Students

Education Abroad at UK will hold several Re-Entry (Welcome Back) sessions on campus. Students who participated on Spring 2014, Summer 2014 or Academic Year 2013-14 will be required to attend ONE of the following sessions, all of which will take place in the Small Ballroom of the Student Center at the below specified times. Please make sure that you attend the session that corresponds to the country or region where your program took place.

UK LGBTQ* Welcome Back

On Thursday, August 28, the University of Kentucky LGBTQ* Task Force and Office for Institutional Diversity will host a Welcome Back event from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on the Student Center Patio.

This event will connect UK faculty, staff and students and their allies with campus/community resources and highlight ways to get involved with the LGBTQ* community.  

Education Abroad Fair

Education Abroad (EA) will hold its annual Fall Fair on Wednesday, September 17 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Student Center Ballroom.

EA Welcomes New Students & Parents at see blue. U


This summer, alongside the entire Big Blue Nation, UK Education Abroad (UK EA) will welcome new Wildcats to campus during see blue. U Orientation.

At 1:50 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. each orientation day, UK EA will hold an information session in room 102 of White Hall.  During these sessions, EA staff and advisors will introduce new students and their parents to the range of education abroad experience types, program options, scholarship opportunities and more. 

Fulbright Drop-in Sessions


The University of Kentucky Office of External Scholarships will host six Fulbright Program drop-in sessions throughout the summer.  These sessions are intended for rising seniors who are interested in teaching English, conducting research or attending graduate school abroad. 

Each of the following sessions will be in room 219 of Funkhouser - 

    Tuesday, July 8     9:30 am - 11:30am
    Wednesday, July 9  11:30 am - 1:30 pm   
    Thursday, July 10    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

$2,000 for Summer Study in Ireland


INFO SESSION: TUESDAY, APRIL 22 at 3:00 p.m. in 207 Bradley Hall

It's Not Too Late: Study Abroad this Summer or Fall


Though program application deadlines are quickly approaching, students may still find it possible to study abroad this summer or fall.  Of the various programs still accepting applications, here is a select list of summer and fall programs:

Summer Programs

Semester at Sea Info Session

Education Abroad is hosting a Semester at Sea (SAS) information session on Thursday, March 27 at 4:00 in room 211 of the Student Center. 

With the University of Virginia as its academic sponsor, SAS offers a variety of courses on its spring, summer and fall voyages.  

To learn more about Semester at Sea visit this page.


Summer, Fall & Academic Year Pre-Departure Orientations


As a part of the UK Education Abroad ISP 599 course requirement, Pre-Departure Sessions are an opportunity for students to create goals for their program, manage expectations, and  candidly discuss regional topics including current events, homestay considerations, diversity issues, practical advice, and more. 


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