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Email

UK’s student email services are provided by Microsoft Office365 and Google Apps for Education. 

Email Information

Free Software

Search this site for software required for classes. Most avaliable at no cost or at a discount.  For laptop & tablet configurations & discounts explore: www.uky.edu/its/hardwareguide.

Visit download.uky.edu

Student Hardware & Software Guidelines

The University of Kentucky strongly recommends that each student purchase a personal laptop or equivalent device. A student's program requirements, budget, and preference should be the primary factors in choosing a device. Most devices on the market will meet basic needs; however, UK offers a few guidelines

View Guidelines

Computer Labs

Computer labs provide access to specialty software at several locations!  Locations including two large labs in W.T. Young Library & one in the King Library.

Computer Lab Information

Virtual Den

Wherever, whenever, your computer lab follows you with the Virtual Den.

Virtual Den Information

Media Depot @ The Hub

The Media Depot allows students to record, edit, & create presentations with onsite staff assistance. Collaborate on projects using high tech equipment & specifically designed recording rooms.  Visit The Hub in the basement of W.T. Young Library.

Media Depot Information

Printing

Students have access to scanning, binding, laminating & specialty printing services at:

  • W.T. Young Library
  • White Hall Classroom Building
  • Medical Center

Printing Information

Productivity

Storage & Sharing, Google Apps for Education, and Microsoft Office365 bring applications to you for collaboration, note taking, & ultimately getting things done.

Be Productive

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myUK App

myUK is a mobile app available for students, faculty, and staff!  The myUK App includes many features including:

  • Check Plus Account App
  • Browse course catalog
  • View class information
  • Check grades
  • Register for classes
  • Make payments
  • View enhanced directory
  • Explore upcoming campus events

Available for Android and iOS devices.

myUK App Information

myUK Portal

The myUK portal provides access to important resources students need.  

Finances

  • Access your financial account
  • View financial aid
  • Make payments
  • Create guest access

Registration

  • View course catalog
  • Plan and register for courses
  • Check your record for stops & holds
  • View your grades and unofficial transcript

Communication

  • Update your current & permanent address
  • Apply for graduation

Visit myUK

Account Manager

Account Manager is used to manage settings of the linkblue account to: 

  • Change or Reset Password
  • Set up Password Recovery
  • Set University Email Address
  • Set Email Service & Redirect

Visit Account Manager

Tech Help @ The Hub

Located in the basement of W.T. Young Library.  Services available @ The Hub include: 

  • Account Setup
  • Mobile Device Configuration
  • Password Reset
  • Software Downloads
  • Software Installation
  • Virus Protection Assistance

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