The University of Kentucky’s Memorial Hall was built in 1929 in memory of those who died in World War I.
The University of Kentucky is one of only eight institutions with the full range of liberal arts, medical and professional programs and colleges on one campus.
The University of Kentucky is engaged in more than $2 billion in campus construction, much of it paid for with private dollars or in partnership.
University of Kentucky Libraries boast among the largest book endowments of any public library system in the country.
DanceBlue at the University of Kentucky is a yearlong fundraising effort that benefits For The Kids!
Points of Pride
Kentucky is one of eight universities in the nation that has colleges of agriculture, engineering, medicine and pharmacy on a single campus.
Kentucky has received nearly 100 national rankings for excellence in academics, research, health care and economic development.
Kentucky's Martin School of Public Policy and Administration is ranked No. 2 in the category of public finance and budgeting graduate programs, according to U.S. News & World Report.
Kentucky has been recognized as a "Diversity Champion" by INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine for its commitment to diversity and inclusion.
The University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital is the top ranked hospital in Kentucky and the Bluegrass Region, according to U.S. News & World Report.