Kentucky Can: The 21st Century Campaign

Kentucky Can: The 21st Century Campaign is a $2.1 billion fundraising effort to ensure that more students attend our University without incurring debt … more research and care is created to address our state’s most pressing needs … and greater resources are generated to support the faculty and facilities who make our work together possible.


Research Facility Shows What Kentucky Can Do

A research facility expressly devoted to addressing and eradicating the state’s most significant health disparities was recently opened by the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees and President Eli Capilouto, and many of the Commonwealth’s leading policymakers.

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UK HealthCare No. 1 in Kentucky; Nationally Ranked in Four Adult Specialties

UK HealthCare's University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital remains the No. 1 hospital in Kentucky and the Bluegrass Region for the third consecutive year, according to the 2018 U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Rankings released today.



degree-granting colleges, the Lewis Honors College and Graduate School


Academic Programs

By the Numbers


Average graduating GPA of Lewis Honors students.

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UK is one of only eight institutions in the country with the full complement of liberal arts, engineering, professional, agricultural and medical colleges and disciplines on one contiguous campus.

$2.3 Billion

Invested in infrastructure across campus, including a $256 million multidisciplinary research building and the continued expansion of a $1 billion health care facility started in 2004.