Skip to main

IN THE NEWS

Looking Beyond Labels

Social Work graduate Hoda Shalash pursues social justice with her UK family as a valuable source of strength.

UK Graduate Designs His Own Path to Success

Montre'ale Jones, a Hopkinsville native, relied on skills honed in campus experiences and support from his Wildcat family to push through a personal COVID nightmare during his last semester of class.

UK Announces a Return to Normal for Housing Occupancy in Fall 2021

University of Kentucky officials have announced that residence halls will return to normal operations for the fall 2021 semester. “Our campus and our students have done everything asked of them this past year to help ensure the health and safety of our community,” said UK President Eli Capilouto.

COVID-19

ukhc worker giving a covid test to a patient

Covid-19 Testing

Learn more about the required Covid-19 testing requirements for UK students who will be on campus during the Spring semester.
healthcare working administering a vaccine

Covid-19 Vaccination Information

In accordance with the plans outlined by state health officials and the Governor's office, UK has a robust vaccination plan and clinic in place.
laptop at dusk

Learn Anywhere

Find resources to help you participate and succeed in online or hybrid learning.

PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS

16 Degree-granting colleges, the Lewis Honors College and Graduate School

Apply

200+ Academic Programs

Find your major

EXPLORE YOUR WILDEST AMBITIONS

Come see the University of Kentucky

Virtual tour Schedule a tour

BY THE NUMBERS

$2.7 Billion

Invested in infrastructure across campus, including a $256 million multidisciplinary research building and the continued expansion of a $1 billion health care facility started in 2004.

1 of 8

UK is one of only eight institutions in the country with the full complement of liberal arts, engineering, professional, agricultural and medical colleges and disciplines on one contiguous campus.

3.68

Average graduating GPA of Lewis Honors students.