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Transfer Students

Study in the U.S

200 programs, 17 colleges, 1 campus

UK is one of eight U.S. universities able to leverage, on one campus, a full array of arts and sciences programs, professional schools (agriculture, engineering, business, education, public administration, communication, fine arts, design, social work, diplomacy, law), and a major medical center, with colleges of medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, public health, and health sciences. 

 

Study in a nationally ranked university

U.S. News & World Report has ranked UK #62 Top Public Schools; #129 Best Colleges in the U.S.; #2 Best Public Finance & Budgeting; #5 Best Pharmacy Schools; #40 College of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering; #91 Best Business Schools; #94 Best Engineering Schools. Academic Analytics has ranked UK #16 College of Engineering, Computer Science.

Research what you love

UK has more than 100 active partnerships with over 100 universities worldwide to support research, student and faculty exchange, cultural exchange and faculty development. UK has 55 research centers where you can explore your passions, whatever they may be. UK also has a nationally-ranked library with more than 4.6 million volumes.

Experience a vibrant city & student life

Over 1,800 international students enjoy the most modern on-campus housing in Lexington, Kentucky, with a population of 300,000, and ranked as one of the safest, best college and #6 Best Value City in the U.S. Join one of 500 student clubs and experience the strongest basketball tradition in the nation.

"UK has the most welcoming community. It has outstanding academics and all the programs are filled with professors who want you to succeed. If you're looking for a place to motivate you, inspire you, and drive you to success, then the University of Kentucky is home for you." -Josiah Liew (Malaysia)

"UK has the most welcoming community. It has outstanding academics and all the programs are filled with professors who want you to succeed. If you're looking for a place to motivate you, inspire you, and drive you to success, then the University of Kentucky is home for you." -Josiah Liew (Malaysia)

"UK has the most welcoming community. It has outstanding academics and all the programs are filled with professors who want you to succeed. If you're looking for a place to motivate you, inspire you, and drive you to success, then the University of Kentucky is home for you." -Josiah Liew (Malaysia)