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University of Kentucky

University Of Kentucky Wildcats
University of Kentucky Wildcats

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University of Kentucky

Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0032
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University of Kentucky at a Glance

University of Kentucky is a large public college located in the city of Lexington, Kentucky. Currently, there are roughly 28,824 students enrolled, 47% of which are male and 53% female. Athletically, University of Kentucky is an NCAA I school and is part of the SEC.

General Information

Student Count:28,824
Gender Ratio:47% Male, 53% Female
Academic Calendar:Semester
Degrees Offered:Bachelor's, Master's and Doctor's
School Setting:Large four-year, primarily residential
Academic Duration:Four or more years
City Setting: City
School Type:Public State College
Religious Affiliation:Not applicable

Tuition & Fees

Yearly In-state Tuition:$7,214
Yearly Out-of-state Tuition:$15,769
Yearly Room:$3,975
Yearly Board:$5,150
In-state Cost (On Campus):$20,183
Out-of-state Cost (On Campus):$28,738

Contact Info

Financial Aid Website | Admissions Website
General Phone:(859) 257-9000
Athletic Phone:(859) 257-8000

Student Accommodations

Dorm Capacity:6,219 students
Meal Plan:Yes
Meals Provided each Week:21
On-campus Library:Yes
On-campus Hospital:Yes
On-campus Day Care:No

University of Kentucky Admissions & Academics

On average, University of Kentucky has around 11,120 yearly applicants.

Academics and Application

High School GPA:Required
AP Credit:Accepted
Letters of Rec:Recommended
Class Rank:Recommended
College Prep:Required
Life Experience:Accepted
Dual Credit:Accepted
Other Tests:N/A

Admissions & Test Scores

Total Applicants:11,120
Male Applicants:5,057
Female Applicants:6,063
% Male Applicants:45%
% Female Applicants:55%
Total Admitted:8,757
Admitted Males:3,959
Admitted Females:4,798
% Admitted Males:45%
% Admitted Females:55%

Applicant Test Score Statistics

SAT Scores Submitted:1,037
Percent Who Submit SAT:25%
ACT Scores Submitted:3,826
Percent Who Submit ACT:93%

SAT Scores

25th% Reading:490
25th% Math:500
25th% Writing:480
25th% Overall:1,470
75th% Reading:610
75th% Math:630
75th% Writing:600
75th% Overall:1,840

ACT Scores

25th% Reading:20
25th% Math:21
25th% Writing:N/A
25th% Overall:22
75th% Reading:27
75th% Math:28
75th% Writing:N/A
75th% Overall:27

University of Kentucky Athletics
"Home of the Wildcats"

General Wildcats Sports Info

Division:NCAA I
Team Colors:Blue and White
Stadium Name:Commonwealth
Stadium Capacity:67,530
Gym Name:Rupp Arena
Gym Capacity:23,000

Wildcats Contact Info

Phone:(859) 257-9000
Athletic Phone:(859) 257-8000
Athletic Website:http://www.ukathletics.com

University of Kentucky Campus & Student Body

University of Kentucky offers a total of 109 different majors and 3 degree award levels: Bachelor's, Master's and Doctor's.

Student Body Info

Pac. Islander:Unavailable
Afr. American:Unavailable
Nat. American:Unavailable

Campus Programs & Info

ROTC:   Army, Airforce
Distance Learning Program:Yes
Study Abroad Program:Yes
Career Counseling:Yes
Stud. Employment Services:Yes
Evening Classes:No
Weekend Classes:No
Remedial Services:Yes
Post-grad Placement:Yes

Offered Majors & Degrees

Biology & Biomedical SciencesYesYesYes
Business Management & MarketingYesYesYes
Communication & JournalismYesYesYes
Computer ScienceYesYesYes
English & LiteratureYesYesYes
Ethnic & Cultural StudiesYes
Foreign Languages & LinguisticsYesYesYes
Health ProfessionsYesYesYes
Human SciencesYesYesYes
Interdisciplinary StudiesYesYesYes
Liberal ArtsYes
Library ScienceYes
Mathematics & StatisticsYesYesYes
Natural ResourcesYesYes
Parks, Recreation & LeisureYesYes
Physical ScienceYesYesYes
Public Administration & Social ServiceYesYesYes
Social ScienceYesYesYes
Visual & Performing ArtsYesYesYes

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