Corporate Partnerships

The Office of Corporate Partnerships is your front door to the University of Kentucky. As the primary point of entry for the business community, we are here to help you access the University’s exceptional students, distinguished faculty, and broad research and service capabilities. We invite you to explore making strategic connections that will keep your company competitive in a rapidly changing world.

To initiate a partnership with the University of Kentucky or strengthen an existing one, contact:

Kim Kluemper
Director of Corporate Partnerships


Connect with student and alumni talent and learn of the many opportunities to highlight your company on campus.  Let us help you access: career centers, student groups, student projects, key dates/career fairs, internship/co-op offices.

James W. Stuckert Career Center 
Gatton College of Business & Economics Graham Office of Career Management
College of Engineering Career Services


Explore opportunities to enhance your staff’s technical and business skills through customized professional training and workshops.

Gatton College of Business & Economics Executive Education Center
Institute for Workplace Innovation 


Identify faculty expertise and innovative programs, departments and centers. Explore research collaborations, student projects and consulting opportunities with leaders in their fields.

Office of Research
Center for Clinical and Translational Science


Discover the latest innovations and advance your business by licensing UK technology.

Commercialization and Economic Development 


Explore how your company can harness the power of the Commonwealth’s premier brand to its advantage.


Advertising - UK IMG Sports Marketing has been the multi-media rights holder at the University of Kentucky since 1976.  To learn more about how you can partner with UK Athletics contact UK IMG Sports Marketing: 859-226-4540

Athletics Advertising

Licensing - The University of Kentucky protects the use of its logos and insignias.  Licenses must be obtained for the use of any UK trademark, image, or photograph in a commercial product.  For more information, contact Jason Schlafer of the University of Kentucky Trademark Licensing Program: 859-257-8022 or

Athletics Licensing 


Take the first steps to becoming a UK vendor, visit:

Central Campus Vendors
Hospital Vendors


There are many ways to partner with the University of Kentucky, including gifts that directly impact students, faculty and programs. To explore opportunities for strategic philanthropic investment that supports your corporate goals: 

Office of Development - Corporate and Foundation Relations


The 735-acre campus is where business and research connect. We invite you to look at Coldstream for your next business home. 

Coldstream Research Campus