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The University of Kentucky


about UKY/UKentucky's undergraduate degree
18 negative, 19 positive.
“UK is about money. They want more students and to keep them, they lower standards. Students do not study and then complain the teaching was poor and...”
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The University of Kentucky will be one of the nation's 20 best public research universities, an institution recognized world-wide for excellence in teaching, research, and service and a catalyst for intellectual, social, cultural, and economic development.


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.

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

UKY/UKentucky Average Job Salaries

$37,246Starting Salary
$92,85710 Year Salary
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UKY/UKentucky Address

LEXINGTON, KY 40506--0032
General info:(606) 257-9000
Financial aid office:(606) 257-3172
Admissions office:(606) 257-2000University Homepage
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