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  • The Campus

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    • Students represent 115 countries and all 50 states

    • Ranked fourth-best campus for safety, according to Reader's Digest

    • W.T. Young Library, which has the largest book endowment among public universities, is in the middle of campus

    • Voted one of the nation's top college towns by Forbes


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    Students on campus
  • CATS

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    • First school to open academic center for student-athletes

    • Full-time staff of 11 plus numerous graduate assistants

    • Staff includes Bob Bradley, Barb Deniston, winners of National Academic Advisor of the Year Award


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  • Academic Facts

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    • 18-to-1 student-faculty ratio

    • Earned more than 80 national rankings for academic excellence

    • Ranked in nation's top 20 in “Best Value for Public Colleges and Universities”

    • 200 majors and degree programs in 17 academic and professional colleges


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  • Graduates

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    • All 22 of UK's varsity sports surpassed NCAA's APR score in 2012

    • 2.95 average GPA for student-athletes in 2011-12

    • More than 60 student-athletes, including former athletes, received their degrees this year


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    Graduates
  • President Dr. Eli Capilouto

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    • Became the 12th UK president on July 1, 2011

    • Published more than 70 articles, abstracts and book chapters in health and education policy

    • Served on numerous national boards, including the Executive Committee of the Council on Academic Affairs of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities

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  • CATS

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    • First school to open academic center for student-athletes

    • Full-time staff of 11 plus numerous graduates assistants

    • Staff includes Bob Bradley, Barb Deniston, winners of National Academic Advisor of the Year Award


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    CATS

 

 

UK is not only home to prestigious intercollegiate athletic programs, it is also nationally ranked in more than 70 academic programs. The Commonwealth's flagship university is working towards becoming a top 20 university by providing a world-class education and focusing on research and outreach that will change lives for the people of Kentucky, the nation and the world.