UK Budget: Lowest Tuition and Mandatory Fee Increase in Two Decades, Continued Focus on Student Success
The $3.9 billion budget for 2018-19 that the UK Board of Trustees approved today includes the smallest tuition and fee increase for students in more than 20 years.
UK President Eli Capilouto and the Memorial Hall Art Committee announced at the Board of Trustees meeting today that Philadelphia-based artist Karyn Olivier's artwork proposal has been selected and will be produced this summer in the vestibule at Memorial Hall. The action is pending approval from the Art in Public Places Committee.
With the influx of visitors to campus for "see blue." U, some faculty and staff will see an impact to typical summer parking and transportation routes on north campus through July 13.
Several local, state and national football legends will be enshrined tonight in the Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame.
The change in navigation will provide more security.
An understanding of the power of oral history to tell personal journeys brought together UK’s Office of LGBTQ* Resources and Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History to create OutSouth, a unique repository for preserving the stories of LGBTQ* Southerners and/or individuals who have made significant contributions to LGBTQ* life in the U.S. South.
A new class of inductees will enter the University of Kentucky Athletics Hall of Fame this September.
Another very high finish for UK students at an annual tractor design competition.
Members of UK's track and field team stormed their way to four individual national titles last weekend at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships. In addition, both the women’s and men’s teams finished the season strong placing fourth and 16th respectively.
The budget proposal reflects the university's commitment to student access and success, and to excellence across its missions of teaching, research, service and health care.
The virtual exhibit “Black History Month 2018” is now available for viewing online through UK's digital platform UKnowledge. The 32 images showcased in the exhibit, highlighting the lives and work of LGBTQ* members in Kentucky’s African-American communities, was originally posted online as a Facebook exhibit in February.
Elementary school students from two counties in Western Kentucky recently got the chance to learn about horticulture through gardening thanks to UK's Research and Education Center.
In October 2017, University of Kentucky alumna Alix McIntosh packed her bags and moved to Cairo, Egypt, to continue her career as an advocate for migrants, refugees and victims of trafficking.
If approved by the Council on Postsecondary Education, UK will offer five new degrees beginning as early as fall 2018.
Several reports of burglaries on campus may be connected.
Educators from the University of Kentucky, Eastern Kentucky University, Morehead State University, Murray State University and Northern Kentucky University have formed the Coalition for Financial Literacy in the Commonwealth. The first event, “Off and Running! Cultivating Creative Thinkers,” is June 19 at Keeneland.
UK’s Confucius Institute held its first ever partnership with the Cincinnati Art Museum on May 5 with over 1,300 patrons in the greater Cincinnati area learning Chinese culture through an immersive, hands-on experience.
North Lime Coffee and Donuts started with three University of Kentucky alumni and one creative idea. What resulted from that idea is a doughnut enterprise sweeping the Commonwealth.
Efforts of award winners on ITS’ behalf have greatly improved the IT environment for the entire university.
The Tech Store, located in the UK Bookstore, will celebrate its grand opening 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, May 30.