Selection Process

Selection Process


Selection decisions are made on a rolling basis until the program is full or the application deadline is reached. Student selection is based on this application, a resume, transcript, one letter of recommendation from a UK faculty member, and interview with the selection committee. Materials should be sent to Candidates for interview will be notified by the selection committee. The following dates are approximate and may shift slightly given the academic calendar. The committee will continue to accept applications (beyond the deadline) until all placements are made.


For placement during the Spring Semester (all dates are approximate): 

Applications Due - Last week in September

Interviews - Mid-September/early October

Placement - October/November

Orientation - End of November, finals week of Fall Semester and first week of January


For placement during the Summer Semester (all dates are approximate): 

 Applications Due - Third week in January

Interviews - End of January/ first week of February

Placement - March/April 

Orientation - End of April, finals week of Spring Semester and mid-June 


For placement during the Fall Semester (all dates are approximate): 

Applications Due - Second week in April

Interviews - End of April/first week of May

Placement - June/July 

Orientation - End of April, end of May, fourth week of August