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Admissions Process

The following factors are taken into consideration as part of the admissions decision:

New Students (first-time freshmen)

  • High school GPA (meeting a minimum requirement does not guarantee admission to the program)
  • Application essays
  • Admissions Timeline
  • New students should apply via the UK application and select Human Health Sciences as your primary major.

Current UK students and transfers

  • Cumulative college GPA of 3.0 GPA or higher (student must also exhibit a 3.0 semester GPA or higher during term of application)
  • Application essays
  • No more than 60 earned hours recommended
  • Satisfactory completion of General Chemistry I with lab, General/Introductory Psychology, and any level Calculus strongly preferred
  • Admissions Timeline
  • Current UK students should complete the Internal Transfer application (application currently closed). Transfer students from outside of UK should apply via the UK application  and select Human Health Sciences as your primary major.

All current applicants to the HHS program should monitor their uky.edu email account for application status information.

Admissions Timeline

Prospective New Students (College Freshmen) - Fall 2022
Application Becomes Available: Application Deadline: Notification Date:
Aug 2, 2021 Jan 13, 2022 Feb 18, 2022

 

Current UK and Transfer Students
  Application Becomes Available: Application Deadline: Notification Date:

Spring 2022*

*Only students enrolled at UK in Fall 2021

Aug 2, 2021 Nov 1, 2021 Nov 23, 2021
Fall 2022 Aug 2, 2021 April 8, 2022 May 13, 2022