The University of Kentucky has a proud 150-year history of academic excellence and a forward-thinking vision focused on changing the world for the better. Over the last several years, we have received nearly 100 national rankings for excellence in academics, research, health care, and economic development. Even as we have grown to serve a diverse student community from around the world, we remain anchored in our mission to Kentucky —to educate, innovate, heal, and serve.
Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges