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Requests for virtual K-12 tutoring referrals currently closed

After recently launching a temporary virtual tutoring referral service, Big Blue Virtual Tutoring, we are now closed to new referral requests from employees who are parents to school-age children.

Virtual K-12 tutoring temporarily offered to UK employees' children

Sign up your school-age children for one-on-one virtual tutoring with a UK student at no cost to you.

Looking ahead: Teepa Snow returns this November

The 2021 Senior Caregiving Conference will be held this November. Elder care expert Teepa Snow will join us again.

Reduced hours and unpaid leave options extended through August 28, 2021

As part of our earlier COVID-19 response, we extended the eligible seasonal periods for reduced hours and unpaid leave to include fall 2020 and now we're including spring 2021.

UK working parents face new challenges

Work-life management is an essential part of an employee’s journey at University of Kentucky. By establishing harmony and routine in and out of the workplace, employees maintain a sense of well-being. 

Work+Life Connections Counseling

Work+Life Connections is a confidential counseling service. To continue meeting the needs of our employees and to care for our UK community, we are offering free and reduced-fee counseling appointments online-only, either through Zoom or a phone call.

Resources for parents

Child care resources such as Big Blue Family Care, summer and 'no school' day camps, a guide for new parents and lactation resources and guidelines.

Caring for older adults

The Elder Care Office at the University of Kentucky is here to support you and help you save time as you navigate your way through issues involved in caring for an elderly loved one.

Flexible work

Find alternative ways of working, our official policy and tips for supervisors.

Employee engagement

Overall scores and results of UK@Work surveys and how feedback is turned into action.