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Text Message Scam

This morning, we became aware of a text message scam in which the sender informs the recipient that he/she has tested positive for COVID-19. This is not an official communication from the University of Kentucky or UK Health Corps.

Coming back. Coming together. Messages for our Community.

Our success, our health and our well-being, will be determined by how we come together as a community — today and every day over the next few months. We must protect one another. We must respect each other. And we must do our part.

The Decisions You Make Matter

President Capilouto emphasizes to students that, this year, we’re going to ask more of them than ever before. We are going to ask them to make decisions impacting the health of our entire community. 

Faculty Play a Crucial Role in Keeping Our Community Healthy

Provost Blackwell communicates with university faculty and thanks them for their selfless work toward preparation for a successful fall 2020.

Your Required Daily Screening

The UK Health Corps communicates details of the daily screening process with UK employees.

Scheduling Your COVID-19 Test

The university communicates with employees regarding employee testing options.

Complete Your Daily COVID-19 Screening

The UK Health Corps communicates with on-campus employees about the daily COVID-19 screening process.

Daily COVID-19 Screening for Students

All students are required to complete a COVID-19 screening, every day, seven days a week. Completion of this screening is necessary for students to remain in compliance with university policy. You will be required to begin completing the screening on the first day of classes, Aug. 17.

Free Employee COVID-19 Testing

Starting Monday, we will begin offering free on-campus testing to any UK campus employee who will be working on site this fall.

Impact of UK Residence Hall Move-In on Campus

In the next few weeks, thousands of new students will be transitioning to campus at a time when health and safety protocols are our top priorities for students. In an effort to promote social distancing, UK has scheduled move-in over nine days.