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University of Kentucky Scholarships

410 Administration Drive Tuition In/Out-State: $8,610 / $18,798 Total Fall Enrollment: 27,108
Lexington , KY 40506-0032 Books and Supplies: $800 Applicants Admitted: 69%
(859) 257-2000 On-campus Room and Board: $10,200 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 95%
http://www.uky.edu Undergraduate Application Fee: $50 Receiving Institutional Aid: 61% , $5,992 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • University of Kentucky General Information

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    Address 410 Administration Drive, Lexington, KY 40506-0032
    Phone Number (859) 257-2000
    Web Address http://www.uky.edu
    Mission Statement VISION

    At the University of Kentucky, we talk about The Kentucky Promise. It's a promise we've tried to honor for nearly 150 years - a promise to you as students, to our faculty and staff and to the Commonwealth of Kentucky we serve every day.

    MISSION

    The University of Kentucky is a public, research-extensive, land grant university dedicated to improving people's lives through excellence in teaching, research, health care, cultural enrichment, and economic development.

    The University of Kentucky:
    • - Facilitates learning, informed by scholarship and research.
    • - Expands knowledge through research, scholarship and creative activity.
    • - Serves a global community by disseminating, sharing and applying knowledge.

    The University, as the flagship institution, plays a critical leadership role for the Commonwealth by contributing to the economic development and quality of life within Kentucky's borders and beyond.

    The University nurtures a diverse community characterized by fairness and equal opportunity.

    VALUES
    The values of the University guide its decisions and the behavior of its community. Its core values are:
    • - Integrity
    • - Academic excellence and academic freedom
    • - Mutual respect and human dignity
    • - Embracing diversity
    • - Personal and institutional responsibility and accountability
    • - Shared governance
    • - A sense of community
    • - Sensitivity to work-life concerns
    • - Civic responsibility
    • - Service to society
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Large City
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    University of Kentucky Size

    Total enrollment 28,037
    Enrolled full time 24,036
    Enrolled part time 3,072

    University of Kentucky Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 11,883
    Women enrolled full time 12,153
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 2%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 7%
    Hispanic 1%
    White/Non-Hispanic 81%
    Non-Resident Alien 4%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 4%
  • University of Kentucky Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number (859) 257-2000
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $50
    Applied 13,537
    Admitted 9,275
    Enrolled 4,328
    Admitted % 69%

    University of Kentucky Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended

    University of Kentucky Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 20%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 490
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 620
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 500
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 630
    Students submitting ACT 94%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 22
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 28
  • University of Kentucky Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $8,610
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $18,798
    Books and Supplies $800
    On-campus room and board $10,200
    Off-campus room and board $10,200

    University of Kentucky Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 95%
    Receiving Federal Grants 26% , $4,353 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 61% , $5,992 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 72% , $5,426 on average
  • University of Kentucky Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Agricultural Economics 82 9 4
    Agricultural Public Services, Other 71 0 0
    Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences, Other 5 0 0
    Agronomy and Crop Science 7 1 3
    Animal Sciences, General 28 7 5
    Food Science 4 0 0
    Horse Husbandry/Equine Science and Management 26 0 0
    Plant Sciences, Other 0 4 0
    Soil Science and Agronomy, General 0 0 0
    ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Architecture 55 15 0
    Landscape Architecture 11 0 0
    AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 3 0 0
    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Anatomy 0 0 4
    Biochemistry 0 0 6
    Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 0 12 0
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 195 3 8
    Biotechnology 25 0 0
    Entomology 0 2 7
    Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology 0 0 6
    Molecular Pharmacology 0 0 6
    Physiology, General 0 0 6
    Plant Pathology/Phytopathology 0 0 7
    Plant Physiology 0 0 4
    Toxicology 0 2 6
    BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Accounting 143 43 0
    Business/Commerce, General 201 120 2
    Business/Managerial Economics 45 0 0
    Finance, General 116 0 0
    Hospitality Administration/Management, General 44 0 0
    Management Science 22 0 0
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General 167 0 0
    COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Journalism 58 0 0
    Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication 110 0 0
    Radio and Television 30 0 0
    Speech Communication and Rhetoric 116 9 4
    COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Computer and Information Sciences, General 43 15 11
    EDUCATION Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Art Teacher Education 5 1 0
    Curriculum and Instruction 0 10 0
    Early Childhood Education and Teaching 6 1 0
    Educational Administration and Supervision, Other 0 0 2
    Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research, Other 0 0 13
    Educational Evaluation and Research 0 0 8
    Educational Leadership and Administration, General 0 15 4
    Educational/Instructional Technology 0 5 0
    Elementary Education and Teaching 91 4 0
    Health Teacher Education 18 0 0
    Higher Education/Higher Education Administration 0 14 0
    Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 15 1 0
    Music Teacher Education 20 4 0
    Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 115 0 0
    Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education 4 0 0
    Secondary Education and Teaching 0 51 0
    Social Studies Teacher Education 32 0 0
    Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education 0 2 0
    Special Education and Teaching, General 23 4 6
    Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other 16 11 0
    Technical Teacher Education 12 0 0
    ENGINEERING Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Agricultural Engineering 9 5 3
    Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 0 2 3
    Chemical Engineering 35 2 8
    Civil Engineering, General 68 22 4
    Computer Engineering, General 17 0 0
    Electrical and Electronics Engineering 45 15 9
    Manufacturing Engineering 0 4 0
    Materials Engineering 5 0 3
    Mechanical Engineering 108 10 5
    Mining and Mineral Engineering 23 0 0
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    English Language and Literature, General 112 3 5
    FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Apparel and Textiles, General 44 0 0
    Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management 0 5 0
    Family Systems 0 0 2
    Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 58 0 0
    Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General 80 8 0
    Human Development and Family Studies, General 1 5 0
    FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Chinese Language and Literature 3 0 0
    Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 18 6 0
    Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 0 8 0
    French Language and Literature 5 2 0
    German Language and Literature 9 5 0
    Japanese Language and Literature 2 0 0
    Linguistics 19 0 0
    Russian Language and Literature 2 0 0
    Spanish Language and Literature 42 0 8
    HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Athletic Training/Trainer 0 12 0
    Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 30 28 0
    Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 4 1 0
    Dental Clinical Sciences, General 0 13 0
    Dentistry 0 0 62
    Health/Health Care Administration/Management 5 22 0
    Medicine 0 0 104
    Nursing Practice 0 0 16
    Nursing Science 0 0 5
    Pharmaceutics and Drug Design 0 8 14
    Pharmacy 0 0 126
    Physical Therapy/Therapist 0 0 93
    Physician Assistant 0 55 0
    Pre-Physical Therapy Studies 10 0 0
    Public Health, General 0 51 17
    Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician 0 5 0
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 195 8 0
    Rehabilitation Science 0 0 4
    Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences, General 0 2 4
    Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor 0 53 0
    HISTORY Bachelor Master Doctorate
    History, General 73 9 9
    LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Law 0 0 148
    LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0 0 0
    LIBRARY SCIENCE Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Library and Information Science 0 95 0
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Financial Mathematics 12 0 0
    Mathematics, General 30 22 9
    Statistics, General 0 8 3
    MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Gerontology 0 0 7
    Historic Preservation and Conservation 0 8 0
    International/Global Studies 87 0 0
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 13 0 0
    Nutrition Sciences 0 14 2
    NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Forest Sciences and Biology 9 9 0
    Natural Resources/Conservation, General 22 0 0
    PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Kinesiology and Exercise Science 0 25 4
    PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Philosophy 20 4 6
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Chemistry, General 21 10 11
    Geology/Earth Science, General 13 6 4
    Physics, General 8 14 3
    PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Clinical Psychology 0 6 1
    Counseling Psychology 0 20 4
    Educational Psychology 0 19 2
    Experimental Psychology 0 8 10
    Psychology, General 246 0 0
    PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Public Administration 0 22 3
    Social Work 62 114 5
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Anthropology 30 2 2
    Economics, General 66 9 9
    Geography 22 2 2
    International Relations and Affairs 0 37 0
    Political Science and Government, General 133 5 2
    Sociology 44 7 10
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Art History, Criticism and Conservation 12 4 0
    Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General 30 0 0
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 13 4 0
    Fine/Studio Arts, General 59 2 0
    Interior Design 16 3 0
    Music History, Literature, and Theory 11 2 3
    Music Performance, General 15 16 0
    Music, General 0 0 12
  • University of Kentucky Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline February 15
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline February 15
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due February 15
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by October 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by No set date
    Deadline for housing deposit June 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline February 15
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline -
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    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline April 1
    Transfer application closing date August 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
  • University of KentuckyFeatures

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    Application Link
    http://www.uky.edu/Admission/apply.htm
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    Campus Visit Phone
    (859) 257-3595
    Campus Visit URL
    http://www.uky.edu/Admission/visitorcenter

    University of KentuckyNames and Abbreviations

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    University of Kentucky
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Alumni Scholarship Awards

Scholarship Description
Amount = $200-$400 per semester. Number = 5.
Amount
$200 - $400
Number of Awards
5
Renewable
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Renewal Criteria
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