Life After UK Conference

The Life After UK Conference is designed to equip juniors and seniors with the necessary skills and knowledge to graduate from the University of Kentucky and successfully pursue their next venture.The conference starts with a University of Kentucky alumni keynote speaker addressing conference participants about their futures.The keynote address is followed by students selecting breakout sessions that would benefit their next steps after/towards graduation.The breakout sessions address topics that pertain to graduate school, taking a gap year, and students transitioning to the world of work.Topics may include: applying to graduate school, salary negotiations, techniques for graduate school admissions exams, and financial wellness.The conference concludes with an employer and graduate panel for students to ask those probing questions about the information they gained from earlier breakout sessions.