SU Member ID
487
Address Info Country
United States of America
Address Info Street
Office of Undergraduate Admission
Address Info Street 2
100 Funkhouser Building
Address Info City
Lexington
Address Info State
KY
Address Info Zip
40506-0054
Address Info Admission Phone
(859) 257-2000
Address Info Admission Website
http://www.applyuk.com
Address Info FY Financial Aid Website
http://www.uky.edu/financialaid/
Address Info TR Financial Aid Website
http://www.uky.edu/financialaid/
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https://www.facebook.com/universityofky
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Social Media Youtube
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The University of Kentucky is a public, land grant university dedicated to improving people's lives through excellence in education, research and creative work, service, and health care. As Kentucky's flagship institution, the University plays a critical leadership role by promoting diversity, inclusion, economic development and human well-being.
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At the University of Kentucky, student success – your success – is our top priority. What does that mean? We’ve designed a campus to meet your needs, to maximize your success and to help you achieve your goals. Simply put, our academic community pushes each other – and will challenge you – to do better, think bigger and achieve more. We are one of only eight institutions in the country with colleges of agriculture, engineering, law, medicine and pharmacy on one contiguous campus fostering a symbiotic community where cross-discipline exploration is encouraged and happens every day. You will live and learn in a community like no other. Nestled in the rolling hills of the Bluegrass region in Lexington, Kentucky, UK is home to students from all 120 Kentucky counties, all 50 states and more than 100 countries around the world.  Endless opportunities exist here to get involved, stay connected and make a difference on campus, in the community and, even, around the globe.<br> <br> 

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Admission for freshman applicants is based on a holistic review including high school grades, national college admission test results, successful completion of the pre-college curriculum and a written essay.
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Applicants with 24 or more transferrable courses post high school graduation with a 2.00 GPA will be considered for admission. Applicants with fewer than 24 hours must also submit a high school transcript and ACT/SAT scores.
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The Visitor Center offers 30-minute information sessions followed by 90-minute campus tours every weekday at the University of Kentucky. The information session is designed to cover admission, scholarship, and housing information for prospective freshmen. (The Visitor Center also offers select transfer student sessions and tours each month). After your information session, you&#39;ll be led by a student tour guide on a 90-minute walking tour of campus. Your tour will include stops at William T. Young Library and the new Jacobs Science Building
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Scott
Text Block Quote Last Name
McDonald
Text Block Quote Position
Dean of Undergraduate Admission
Text Block Quote Deparment
2019
Details Campus Setting
Urban
Details School Type
Public
Details Total Entrollment Size
Large (15,000+)
Details Total Entrollment Composition
Co-Ed
Details Student Experience Tags
Athletics
Co-op/Internship Opportunities
Disability Services
Greek Life
Intramural/Club Sports
LGBTQIA Services
Military/Veteran Services
On-Campus Housing
ROTC Program
Study Abroad
Undergraduate Research
Latitude
38.0357559
Longitude
-84.5056929
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157085
Filter Fields FY Personal Essay Required
No
Filter Fields FY Test Policy
No
Filter Fields FY Charge a Fee
Yes
Filter Fields FY Self Report Scores
No
Filter Fields FY Recommendation Required
No
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UK, uky
Address Info State Full
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