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  • Thanks to a decade of unprecedented growth, UK HealthCare’s status has vaulted to national recognition among academic medical centers. Read more...
  • The process is underway to draft the 2015-2020 Strategic Plan. The Strategic Plan will help guide our actions, and how we measure our progress in maintaining and enhancing our momentum as the University for Kentucky. Read more...
  • Education, research and entrepreneurship can and will deliver a new dawn for our region, our Commonwealth and our nation once again. Read more...
  • In both a physical presence at all of our extension centers and through the soulful work of our students, faculty and staff, UK touches every corner of our state. Read more...
  • Founded in 1865 as a land-grant institution, UK's campus covers more than 918 acres and is home to more than 30,000 students and approximately 14,500 employees. Read more...
  • After a third consecutive year of record growth, the University enrolled more than 30,000 students for the first time. A recent UK graduate was also awarded the prestigious Truman Scholarship, a national honor.
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  • Under the leadership of Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart, UK's student-athletes compete and succeed on the field, in the classroom and in life.
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  • At its 150-year anniversary, the University of Kentucky is pioneering new ways to carry out its mission to students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the people of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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  • The UK Alumni Association's Great Teacher Award, started in 1961, is UK's longest-running award recognizing outstanding teaching, the cornerstone of any great university.
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  • The state General Assembly and Gov. Steve Beshear demonstrated their unwavering commitment to addressing Kentucky’s most stubborn health disparities by endorsing funding for construction of a $265 million, multidisciplinary research building at UK.
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  • DanceBlue, the largest, student-run philanthropy in the SEC has contributed more than $6.5 million dollars to fight childhood cancer.
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