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ISSS Offers Courses About Immigration and Working with International Students and Staff

The International Student and Scholars Services (ISSS)  is offering courses through the myUK self-service tab on various topics related to engagement with international students, faculty and visiting scholars. 

Nearly everyone on UK’s campus collaborates with international students, faculty, and staff. One of ISSS’s primary roles is to facilitate these interactions by promoting cross-cultural awareness and offering professional immigration advising.

RISE Program Info Session


On Thursday, November 7 at 10:00 a.m. in room 357 of the Student Center,  the Office of External Scholarships will hold and information session on the DAAD RISE (Research Internships in Science & Engineering) Program

Pakistani Vice Chancellors visit UK to Build Upon Partnership

Two vice chancellors from Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Province recently visited UK to build upon the success of the three-year “University Partnership in Business Administration” project.

UK Confucius Institute Celebrates Three Years With Shanghai Talents

The University of Kentucky Confucius Institute (UKCI) celebrates three years of collaborations with educational institutions in China at a free public concert on Nov. 7.

UK One of Leading Universities for Number of Fulbright Scholars

The University of Kentucky is one of the top producers of U.S. Fulbright Scholars in the country.  In a recently released ranking in the Chronicle of Higher Education, UK is tied for fifth among research institutions for its number of professors earning the prestigious Fulbright grants for the 2013-2014 academic year.

International Education is growing on UK’s Campus

The University of Kentucky International Center is fostering diversity and innovation on UK’s campus by helping students learn abroad and by bringing international students to UK’s campus.

Service Learning in Seville Info Session


On Thursday, October 31 at 4:00 p.m. in 207 Bradley Hall, Dr. Ruth Brown will lead an information session on her Service Learning in Seville Program.  

Running from June 16 to July 14, students may earn up to four credit hours on this program (SPA 300 & ISP 599).  Spanish language proficiency at the 202/203 level is required.  

More program details may be found here.

Exchanges Drop-in Event


On Wednesday, October 30 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., UK Education Abroad (EA) will hold an exchanges event in the EA Resource Center (315 Bradley Hall).

During this time, students may drop-in to learn more about various exchange programs, chat with exchange program alumni, and hear from current international exchange students about their home institution.  

Free snacks, coffee and tea will be available.

Global Village Brings the World Home to UK

Students at the University of Kentucky who are looking for an international educational experience can get a head start in their very first year by applying to the Global Village Living Learning Community.

EA Celebrates ¡Viva México!


In previous years, the UK College of Arts & Sciences took students to South Africa, China and Russia's Realms with its Passport to the World series. In the series' fourth year, A&S brings us closer to home with ¡Viva México!

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