Get to Know Us
UK is one of only eight institutions in the country with the full complement of liberal arts, engineering, professional, agricultural and medical colleges and disciplines on one contiguous campus.
UK has a strong faculty core that supports 200+ academic programs spread across 16 degree-granting colleges, the Lewis Honors College, Graduate School and the UK Library system.
We inspire students to explore the many opportunities for involvement in UK’s community beyond the classroom and residence life experience.
invested in infrastructure across campus, including a $256 million multidisciplinary research building and the continued expansion of a $1 billion health care facility started in 2004.
Students from every county in Kentucky.
Students from every US State.
And students from all over the world.
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We Love Lexington
There’s Something for Everyone
The possibilities are endless for meeting new people and finding your community at UK.
Find Your Home
Fun Fact: UK is the only school in the SEC, BIG 10, and in the Commonwealth that has all modern residence halls complete with state-of-the-art technology and en suite bathrooms.
There are more than 30 locations offering quality, healthy meals and personalized menu items just steps from your door.