AR 8:4

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AR 8:4 Endowment and Naming Policies for Faculty Support, Undergraduate and Graduate Student Support, and Program, Unit, and Research Support [Official PDF]



This regulation establishes the minimum gift amounts and other endowment requirements for privately funded endowments for faculty support (including Deanships, Chairs, Professorships, Faculty Excellence Funds, and Faculty Fellowships); Undergraduate and Graduate Student Support (including Scholarships, Fellowships, and Award Funds); and Program, Unit and Research Support (including Colleges, Departments, Institutes, Centers, Lectureships, Research Funds and General Program Support).

For gift policies and naming guidelines for University real property (e.g. structures, facilities, stadia, plazas, fields, or portions thereof), see Administrative Regulation 9:5, Naming University Property.


Topics Include

Endowment policies, gift policies


Regulation Information

Effective Date: 7/1/2017

Responsible Official / Office: Provost / EVPFA / Philanthropy


Related Materials

KRS 164.160 - Trustees Constitute Body Corporate

GR II - Governance of the University of Kentucky

AR 9:5 - Policy Statement on Naming University Buildings

BPM E-22-1 - Policies and Procedures for Soliciting, Receiving, Recording and Acknowledging Gifts