The mission of the Lewis Honors College is to better the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the world by helping students to explore their purpose, develop intellectually, and lead with integrity.


Art History, Jewish Studies Researchers Take UK Libraries Awards for Undergrad Scholarship

The UK Libraries Dean’s Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Scholarship recognizes exceptional, original scholarship and excellent research conducted by UK undergraduates making substantive and creative use of the UK Libraries’ collections, services and resources. 

UK Student Artist Reagan Profit Takes Top Honor at University Open

Three UK art students, including first place winner Reagan Profit, have been recognized at the 2019 University Open presented by LexArts, running through June 29.

More Than $1 Million Raised During One Day for UK

In 24 hours, UK received $1,068,758 from 3,262 gifts, including 450 gifts from first-time donors and nearly 600 gifts from faculty and staff — according to Sarah Fitzgerald, associate director of annual giving.