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"Kentucky Can" Kicks Off Regional, National Efforts

UK’s work and its story are the center of the recently launched $2.1 billion comprehensive fundraising campaign — Kentucky Can: The 21st Century Campaign. 

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Research Facility Shows What Kentucky Can Do

A research facility expressly devoted to addressing and eradicating the state’s most significant health disparities was recently opened by the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees and President Eli Capilouto, and many of the Commonwealth’s leading policymakers.

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The Man Behind a Beloved UK Tradition

The tradition of UK Cheerleading is beloved by fans from across Kentucky, this country and the entire world. But beyond the cheers and chants, the program has earned 23 National Championships since 1985! Meet the man behind this legacy and discover why the UK Cheerleading family means so much to so many.

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16

degree-granting colleges, the Lewis Honors College and Graduate School

200+

Academic Programs

By the Numbers

3.68

Average graduating GPA of Lewis Honors students.

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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.

$2.3 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.