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Diversity & Inclusion

We create a welcoming and inclusive environment that allows our faculty, staff and students to reach their highest potential. We recognize people with diverse backgrounds and experiences are essential to decision making, problem solving and innovation.

Office of Diversity

Innovative Partnerships

We prioritize unique, multidisciplinary collaborations. This approach allows us to discover creative solutions to issues in Kentucky and in the World. Our students benefit from these partnerships and enter the workforce with diverse education, research, service and real-world experiences.

Partnerships

Academics

From clinics to kitchens, parks to politics, our graduates are improving lives across Kentucky and beyond. Take a look at what we have to offer, and you'll find an uncommon opportunity awaits you.

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Extension

The University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service provides practical education and resources to help people, businesses, and communities work together to solve problems, develop skills, and build a better future.

Your Extension

Research

We provide the support and infrastructure to facilitate and expedite solutions to important unanswered questions that impact agriculture, the environment and the health and well-being of society, at home and abroad.

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Transformative Research

For more than 130 years, CAFE faculty have provided research results to farmers and residents. Our researchers address challenges with agribusiness, consumers, food processing, nutrition, community development, soil and water resources, the environment and international trade. From traditional labs and research farms to high-tech diagnostic and research centers, we offer science-based, practical solutions that impact the everyday lives of Kentuckians and people around the world.

College Research
 

International Reach

We seek to prepare highly motivated and culturally adaptive graduates who are competitive in the global economy. We teach them to build and nurture relationships with people in Kentucky and around the world. We find opportunities and provide resources for international study, research and professional work.

International Programs Education Abroad
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Spring 2021 Commencement

We are excited to announce that, for May 2021, we plan to hold UK's Commencement Ceremonies in person, at Rupp Arena at Central Bank Center, over the weekend of Friday, May 14th-Sunday, May 16th....




Last week, @ckkentucky reopened after new design + renovations transformed the group’s kitchen and dining area to better create a sense of community centered on food.

Pink flowers outside of UK library



Spring is in bloom 🌸  Make it a good one, Cats!

Student standing and smiling, clapping at graduation ceremony



Commencement will be held in person Friday, May 14-Sunday, May 16. May, August + December 2020 graduates are also invited to participate 🎓


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