AR 6:11

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AR 6:11 Animals on Campus [PDF]



This Administrative Regulation establishes the University's policies and procedures regarding service animals and other privately-owned animals on University property.  The University of Kentucky is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to persons with disabilities, fulfilling its responsibilities under federal, state, and local laws, and regulations, ensuring the health and safety of its community, and preserving the integrity of its buildings and property.  Service, support, research and farm, and privately-owned animals are allowed on University premises subject to the guidelines contained in this regulation.  


Topics Include

Domestic animals, service animals, animals allowed on University property, registration and procedures


Regulation Information

Effective Date:  9/24/2019

Responsible Office(s): Executive Vice President for Finance and Administration / Institutional Equity and Equal Opportunity


Related Materials

28 CFR 35.104 - Definitions

28 CFR 35.136(i) - Service Animals, Miniature Horses

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Fair Housing Act

KRS  258.500  - Persons with assistance dogs not to be denied accommodations, transportation or elevator service – Conditions – Exemption from licensing fees – Denial of emergency medical treatment for assistance dog prohibited.

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Govt, Code of Ordinances, Chapter 4 – Animals and Fowl

UK HealthCare Policy and Procedure A11-050