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Justice, Equity and Inclusivity


Discover UK Resources for students, faculty, and staff across campus.

Resource Toolkit for Diverse Communities

The Resource Toolkit is a comprehensive, searchable tool that identifies resources for specific interests or needs. More resources are listed below.

CHS Incident Reporting

Academic Coaching

The Study Central (basement of Donovan), The Study North (Hub at Young Library), and Presentation U! @ The Hub

The Academic Exploration Tool

The Academic Exploration Tool (AET) helps unlock your potential, taking your passions, interests and career aspirations and connecting you with UK majors that suit your goals. With AET, explore the many majors offered at UK!

Academic Ombud

109 Bradley Hall

Helps students work through and resolve academic problems and conflicts. Stop by Bradley Hall, call 257-3737, or email with questions.

Academic Scholarships

Information and applications for University and departmental scholarships available on their website.

Bias Incident Support Services

For any student, staff, or faculty, Bias Incident Support Services is available to anyone impacted by bias, hatred, and/or an act of identity-based violence..  We recognize the pain and trauma that accompanies these acts of terror and hatred and we want you to know you are not alone.  There is a place for you to come that is brave, safe, and supportive.  If your friends, roommates or colleagues are struggling and you aren't sure what to say or what to do, refer them to BISS. And you are welcome to come with them.  You can also go to the Bias Incident Support Services website for additional information and resources.  We are located in Frazee Hall, Lower Level, Suite 4. Our hours are 8:30am-5:00pm and we welcome walk-ins. We can be reached at 257-3189.

Other campus resources for dealing with racial and identity-based trauma include the Counseling Center and the Office of Work-Life.

Big Blue Pantry

Rooms 23 and 25, Whitehall Classroom Building (in basement)

Any UK student, with a valid UK ID, is eligible to receive non-perishable goods from the Big Blue Pantry by coming to White Hall 23-25 during our open hours. If our hours don’t fit your schedule us at to set up an appointment!

Biology Learning Center

143 Jacobs Science Building (JSB)

Center for Academic Resources and Enrichment Services (CARES)

104 McVey Hall

The overall program goals are to increase the retention and graduation rates of students traditionally underrepresented in post-secondary education, including African Americans, Latinos, and Native Americans. Services include tutoring, study groups, academic planning/monitoring, career exploration and networking opportunities, personal development workshops, graduate school information/preparation. Call (859) 323-6347, follow on Twitter @UK_CARES, or Facebook.

Center for Graduate and Professional Diversity Initiatives

307A Kentucky Clinic


Collegiate Recovery Community

103 Frazee Hall

(859) 323-5981

The University of Kentucky’s Collegiate Recovery Community is dedicated to empowering students recovering from addictive disorders to achieve academic, personal, and professional success while maintaining recovery.

Counseling Center

106 Frazee Hall


Any fee-paying student enrolled for at least 6 credit-bearing hours at the University of Kentucky can use Counseling Center services.

Disability Resources for UK Students

If you have a documented disability that requires academic accommodations, please see the Disability Resource Center as soon as possible during scheduled office hours. In order to receive accommodations in a course, you must provide a Letter of Accommodation from the Disability Resource Center (DRC). The DRC coordinates campus disability services available to students with disabilities. It is located on the corner of Rose Street and Huguelet Drive in the Multidisciplinary Science Building, Suite 407. You can reach them via phone at (859) 257-2754 and via email at

Financial Ombud Services

10 Funkhouser

Contact Holly Sandlin, Financial Ombud, at (859) 218-1360, or email

First Generation Advising

230 McVey Hall

Gatton LEAP (Lab for Economics & Accounting Proficiency)

Gatton Business & Economics Building (Accounting: Room 247, 249, and 253, Economics: Room 251)

LEAP provides free tutoring services for students enrolled in ACC 201, ACC 202, ACC 301, ECO 201, ECO 202, and ECO 391 at the University of Kentucky. LEAP is operated by the Gatton College of Business & Economics. See website for hours.

General Chemistry Learning Center

219 Jacobs Science Bldg (JSB)

Open Monday – Thursday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. and on Friday from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Kentucky Wildcab and

For assistance, during business hours call (859) 323-RIDE (323-7433).

Kentucky Wildcab is a free, late night on-demand transportation resource for UK students primarily designed to provide a free ride home to UK students and their guests while promoting responsible and safe late night transportation decisions (Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10pm to 3am).

Martin Luther King Center

313 Blazer Hall



63 Classroom Building (Basement)

Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday – Friday. Offers free tutoring and help with 100-level math classes.

“Multiple Final Exams” Information

University Senate Rule “Any student with more than two final examinations scheduled on any one date shall be entitled to have the examination for the class with the highest catalog number rescheduled at another time during the final examination period. In case this highest number is shared by more than one course, the one whose departmental prefix is first alphabetically will be rescheduled. The option to reschedule must be exercised in writing to the appropriate Instructor of Record or his/her designee two weeks prior to the last class meeting.”


302 Patterson Hall

Provides financial wellness education, resources, and 1:1 financial coaching to students enrolled at the University of Kentucky. Contact them by email at

National Student Exchange Program

Education Abroad and Exchanges Office, Third Floor, Bradley Hall

Attend one of nearly 200 colleges and universities throughout the U.S., Guam, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Canada, and pay only UK tuition. Call (859) 257-4067 or email to learn more.

Off-Campus Student Advising

230 McVey Hall

Off-Campus Student Advising fosters and enhances the off-campus student experience through education, advocacy, and involvement.

Office of Institutional Equity and Equal Opportunity

13 Main Building

(859) 257-8927

Office of LGBTQ* Resources

Gatton Student Center

This is the central hub for accessing information, groups, and services related to diverse sexualities and gender identities. Staffed by a full-time director, the office serves all students, faculty and staff at the university.

Office for Policy Studies on Violence Against Women

103 Breckinridge Hall

(859) 218-2499

The mission of the Office for Policy Studies on Violence Against Women is to shape the creation and implementation of public policy to improve the lives of women harmed by violence; and to enhance services, legal response, and legislative reform related to violence against women.

Organic Chemistry Learning Center

331 Jacobs Science Bldg. (JSB)

Receive help from chemistry graduate students for introductory organic chemistry classes. Open Monday – Thursday from 9am – 5pm and on Friday from 9am – 4pm.

Presentation U! @ The Hub
Presentation U! @ eStudio in FPAT

The Hub at Young Library and F. Paul Anderson Tower (FPAT)


SAFECATS provides free safety escort service on campus from 8:30 p.m.–1:30 a.m. Sun – Thurs. Call 257-SAFE (7233) for both services. Hearing impaired students may request a SAFECATS escort by e-mailing SAFECATS at

Stuckert Career Center

408 Rose Street

Receive help with career exploration, resumes, internships, and job search. Open Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Visit their website, call (859) 257-2746, or e-mail at

Student Employment Office

112 Scovell Hall

Helps students find jobs on and off campus; visit website to get started, or call (859) 257-9555 for more information.

Student Financial Aid

127 Funkhouser Building


Student Support Services

Suite 443, Multidisciplinary Science Bldg. (MDSB), 725 Rose St.

The Study Central & The Study North

Central – Basement of Donovan Hall, North -First floor Jewell Hall or e-mail

UK Office for Institutional Diversity

311 Main Building

Undergraduate Research

211 Funkhouser

Promotes high quality undergraduate student-faculty collaborative research and scholarship in all disciplines across campus. For more information, call (859) 257-6322.

University Health Service

830 South Limestone

Full-time UK students see clinicians without charge, after paying the mandatory Health Fee. To make an appointment, call (859) 323-2778 (APPT).

Veterans Resource Center

Room 2 Erikson Hall (basement)

The Veterans Resource Center was established to continue that tradition of support by providing UK's military and veteran populations with the service and assistance they deserve.

Violence Intervention and Prevention (VIP) Center

Frazee Hall, Lower Level


Advocacy and support services are available to any student, staff or faculty member.

Wildcat Wardrobe

Wildcat Wardrobe is a collaboration between UK Student Government Association and the Stuckert Career Center. Students can access gently used professional clothing for job interviews or internships. Wildcat Wardrobe has drop in hours Mondays and Wednesdays from 2-4pm.  If anyone would like to donate, you can drop your items off at Blazer Dining 250 from 3-5 PM each Wednesday. Acceptable items are: suits, dresses, pants, skirts, shoes, and socks. The Wildcat Wardrobe also has pamphlets available if anyone would like them to display in their offices. To request pamphlets or if you have any questions, please contact

Writing Center

B108B Young Library, in The Hub

Open Monday-Thursday from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Friday from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.; and Sunday (online only) from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Make appointments online ( or drop by or call (859) 257-1368.

Work+Life Connections Counseling


All faculty, regular staff (FTE 0.50 or greater), spouses, sponsored dependents, unmarried children up to the age of 26 (or older if disabled before the age of 26) and UK retirees are eligible for counseling services.