2014 see blue. U Orientation


Advising at UK Presentation

Advising at UK Presentation


Advising at UK Presentation #2

Advising at UK Presentation


College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Presentation

Agriculture, Food and Environment Presentation


Athletic Ticket Office Presentation

Athletic Ticket Office Presentation


Campus Safety Presentation

Campus Safety Presentation


Center for Academic Resources and Enrichment Services Presentation

Center for Academic Resources and Enrichment Services Presentation


College of Communication and Information Presentation

College of Communication and Information Presentation


Dean of Students Presentation

Dean of Students Presentation


Disability Resource Center Presentation

Disability Resource Center Presentation


Financial Aid Presentation

Financial Aid Presentation


Fraternity and Sorority Life Presentation

Fraternity and Sorority Life Presentation


School of Human Environmental Sciences Presentation

School of Human Environmental Sciences Presentation


Parking and Transportation Presentation

Parking and Transportation Presentation


Pre-Pharmacy Presentation

Pre-Pharmacy Presentation


Pre-Pharmacy Presentation

Pre-Pharmacy Presentation


Pre-Professional Health Care Programs Presentation

Pre-Professional Health Care Programs Presentation


Stuckert Career Center Presentation

Stuckert Career Center Presentation


Student Account Services Presentation

Student Account Services Presentation


Student Affairs Presentation

Student Affairs Presentation


Student Employment Presentation

Student Employment Presentation


Undergraduate Housing and Res Life Presentation

Undergraduate Housing and Res Life Presentation


University Health Services Presentation

University Health Services Presentation


Wildcat Marching Band Presentation

Wildcat Marching Band Presentation


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August 21 and August 25 Freshmen and Transfer Orientation(PDF)



August 26 Readmission Advising & Registration(PDF)


Freshman see blue. U Orientation Information



Our see blue. U Orientations require that each student sign up for their Orientation online. Any student who does not arrive on their scheduled date will not be rescheduled for a later date and will be cancelling their admission to UK. If you have not scheduled an Orientation you will not be able to attend on a walk-in basis the day of an Orientation.


If you have any question about your scheduled Orientation please visit your Admission Profile. You can find instructions on how to access your Admission Profile on the see blue U. Orientation Requirements PDF. If our office can assist you in confirming your date, or changing your date please e-mail us at: seeblueU@uky.edu.




see blue. U Confirmation Packet (PDF)

Freshman see blue. U Orientation Informational Brochure (PDF)

Freshman see blue. U Orientation Flyer (PDF)

Freshman see blue. U Orientation Requirements (PDF)

Transfer see blue. U Orientation Information

For any questions about your coursework from prior institution/s please contact the UK Transfer Center at 859-257-1724.

July 7 see blue.U Orientation Confirmation Packet (PDF)

What is my see blue. U Orientation?


see blue. U Orientations are for admitted students only.

See blue. U is our new name for Summer Advising Conferences. At the see blue. U Orientation students will meet other students, hear from campus offices and organizations, meet with your academic advisor and also register for classes. By registering for your  see blue. U Orientation you are notifying our Office of Undergraduate Admission of your intention to attend UK.  Because our conferences are open on a first-come, first-serve basis, we encourage you to confirm as early as possible. 


How do I sign up for my see blue. U Orientation?

To select your Orientation date, please log on to myUK at myUK.uky.edu. (Note: This requires that you have successfully activated your link blue account as outlined in your acceptance letter.  If you have not already activated this account please do so by visiting

go.uky.edu/LinkBlueSetUp

Once your account has been activated, follow these steps to sign up for your see blue. U Orientation:

     
  1. Login to MyUK.uky.edu
  2.  
  3. Click on the Student Services tab.
  4.  
  5. Select the Admissions tab and on the see blue. U Orientation Registration link
  6.  
  7. Click on View Orientations to Register and then click Go. You will be presented with one or more advising orientation dates. Select the orientation of your choice.  If you are having trouble seeing your date options, please be sure to scroll over and down on the myUK screen to see all available dates.

To set up your see blue. U Orientation, please follow the directions below. see blue. U Orientation are term and major specific. Click here (PDF) for instructions on activating your computing account.

Math Placement Exams

Students who have an ACT math subscore below 19 (or SAT below 460) are required to take the ALEKS online placement test.

If you do not have an ACT/SAT subscore and do not have any credit for a 100-level math course, you are required to take the ALEKS online placement test.

Students who have an ACT math subscore 19 or above (or SAT 460 or above) will be placed in the appropriate math course based on their ACT or SAT scores. Please refer to math placement chart. Please note: this chart is for information purposes only. Students should always consult with their academic advisor before registering for courses.

You do not have to take the ALEKS Online Placement Test if the math component of your:

 
  • ACT is 19 or above
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  • SAT is 460 or above
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  • KYOTE is 22 or above
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  • COMPASS is 36 or above

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    If you would like to register for a higher math course than your current test scores allow, you would then take the ALEKS online placement test You should consult with your academic advisor when making the decision whether or not to take ALEKS.

    You will be able to access the ALEKS Placement test using this link: https://secure.aleks.com/uky Students will sign in with their Link Blue username and password the same as they would for their myUK.

    If you are having any technical problems, contact ALEKS at (714)619-7090 or http://support.aleks.com



    Major Change

    If you wish to change your major, you must do so prior to your Summer see blue. U Orientation.

    The Orientations do have a maximum capacity for each college and therefore major changes are restricted at the orientation and if you choose to change, you may be instructed to return for a later orientation. To change your major, please send an email to advconf@uky.edu with your full name, student ID number, birthday and new major request. Your request will be reviewed by your UK Admissions Officer and they will be in contact regarding if the change was successful.

    Overnight Accommodations/Hotels

    If you wish to stay with us on campus (this is not a requirement) then you should reserve a room in Central I Hall. The room rates for both guests and students is $35 per night, per person.  You may reserve your room online at: www.uky.edu/Housing/conferences/advising_conference_request.html. Check-in will begin at 4:00pm on the day prior to day one of your orientation and you must check-out no later than 2:30pm on day two of your conference.  Central I Hall is open from 3:00pm Sunday to 3:00pm Friday for our Summer see blue. U Orientation. If you have any additional questions or concerns, please email Summer Conference Housing at uksch@uky.edu. Payment must be by credit card or check upon arrival at Central I Hall; no cash please. Overnight Parking is available at $5 per car for a two-day pass.

    If you are planning to stay overnight in a local hotel, we strongly recommend that you make your hotel reservations as early as possible. There are many events scheduled in Lexington and hotel availability may be limited.

    The following is provided for your convenience:

    Accommodations

    Travel

    Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau : 301 East Vine Street, Lexington, Kentucky 40507 / Phone: 1-800-845-3959

    Bluegrass Airport: 4000 Versailles Road, Lexington, KY 40510 / Phone: 859-425-3114

    Bluegrass Cab : 859-223-8888  

    Campus Map

    see blue. U Orientation for the Summer I & Summer II Terms

    Orientation Date Which Students?  Alternate Date Option
    Summer I 2014
    Monday, May 12, 2014
    Freshman, Transfer, and Readmitted  Late Registration 
    May 13-14, 2014
    Room 100- Funkhouser Bldg
    Summer II 2014
    Wednesday, June 11, 2014
    Freshman, Transfer, and Readmitted Late Registration 
    June 12-13, 2014
    Room 100 - Funkouser Bldg

    see blue U. Orientation for the Fall 2014 Term

    Summer Date Which Students?  Alternate Date Option
    June 23 & 24, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U#1 August 25
    June 24 & 25, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U #2 August 25
    June 25 & 26, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U #3 August 25
    June 26 & 27, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U #4 August 25
    June 30 & July 1, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U #5 August 25
    July 1 & 2, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U #6 August 25
    July 2 & 3, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U #7 August 25
    July 7 & 8, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U #8 August 25
    July 8 & 9, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U #9 August 25
    July 14 & 15, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U #10 August 25
    July 15 & 16, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U #11 August 25
    July 16 & 17, 2014 Freshman 2-Day see blue. U #12 August 25
    June 27, 2014 Readmitted  July 10, August 26
    June 30, 2014  Transfer July 7, July 14, August 25
    July 7, 2014 Transfer July 14, August 25
    July 10, 2014 Readmitted August 26
    July 14, 2014 Transfer August 25
    August 22, 2014 International Students Late Registration 
    August 27- September 3, 2014
    Room 100- Funkhouser Bldg 
    August 25, 2014 Freshman and Transfer  Late Registration 
    August 27- September 3, 2014
    Room 100- Funkhouser Bldg
    August 26, 2014 Readmitted, Non-degree, Auditing, and Transient Late Registration 
    August 27- September 3, 2014
    Room 100- Funkhouser Bldg

    Is my see blue. U Orientation mandatory?

    All incoming degree seeking students are required to attend an see blue. U Orientation.

    Is there a fee associated with my see blue. U Orientation?

    All incoming freshmen have a $75 fee. All transfer, readmission and parents/guests will have a $25 fee. The orientation fee is added on the tuition statement.

    How do I activate the myUK  student account?

    With your admission letter please visit go.uky.edu/LinkBlueSetUp.  This site will provide you with step-by-step directions.

    I am locked out of myUK student account, how can I re-set my password?

    Your myUK student account requires that your password be reset every 90 days.  If you need your account to be reset please call our IT Help Desk at 859-218-4357.

    What should I wear to my see blue. U Orientation?

    Please dress comfortably.  We will be inside for sessions but will be walking around outdoors. 

    see blue. U Orientation Office

     
    Room 100 Funkhouser Building 

    University of Kentucky

    Lexington, KY 40506-0054

    Phone: (859) 257-3256 

    Fax: (859) 257-3823 

    E-mail: seeblueu@uky.edu
    Twitter: @seeblueU
    Instagram: @seeblueU

    Want to learn more about the programs from see blue. U Orientation or Merit Weekend? Here you can download additional information from various departments and programs across campus: 


    "see blue." U Program

    Academic Enhancement


    Bicycle at UK


    Campus Safety, Security & Fire Reports


    Center for Academic Resources and Enrichment Services


    College of Public Health Undergraduate Classes


    College of Pharmacy - Prepharmacy


    College of Arts and Sciences 


    Common Reading Experience


    DanceBlue



    Disability Resource Center


    Education Abroad at UK


    Hilary J. Boone Center & Spindletop


    Honors Program


    Housing


    Fraternity Membership


    KBook

    The K Book is UK’s new student handbook and is written for new students by current UK students. New students will receive a copy of the K Book at "see blue." U Orientation check-in. 


    KWeek - The Best Way to Get Started at UK!


    MathExcel


    National Pan-Hellenic Council


    Office of Sustainability



    Parent Association


    To Register for your 'see blue.' U Orientation, please follow these three steps: 

    Step 1.) Activate your LinkBlue username and password.

    Step 2.) Login to MyUK and schedule your 'see blue.' U Orientation date.

    Step 3.) Visit seeblueU.com to review the presentations before your orientation date. 



    If you have any questions, please contact the 'see blue.' U Orientation office:

    Room 100 Funkhouser Building

    University of Kentucky


    Lexington, KY 40506-0054


    Phone: (859) 257-3256

    seeblueU@uky.edu


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