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Monday, October 2, 2017

Henrik Larsen takes on his first year at University of Kentucky, making new friends and experiences along the way. Through hard-work and commitment, this Wildcat is ready to contribute to the UK Rifle Team's success and pursue a degree in Architecture. 

Friday, September 29, 2017

UK Education Abroad & Exchanges (UK EA) recently signed a new student exchange partnership agreement with Swansea University in Wales, United Kingdom.

Located in the city of Swansea, Swansea University has been hosting international students for more than 30 years and was recognized in 2016 by QS Top University as a World Top 200 University for International Students.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

After countless hours of coding and bug reports, the University of Kentucky International Center is excited to announce its newly redesigned website, now available at

Monday, September 18, 2017

The University of Kentucky will soon officially open its Global Model Confucius Institute. The dedication ceremony will take place on September 25, 2017 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the Lucille Little Fine Arts Library ground floor. UK leaders and presidents of Shanghai University, Jilin University, and Beijing Language and Culture University will be present to officially dedicate the newly renovated space, which has been designed to be a welcoming and functional base for UK's Confucius Institute.

Following the ribbon cutting, a celebratory performance of Inner Mongolian Dances and Music will be held in Singletary Center’s Recital Hall from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. It is free and open to the public.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

The University of Kentucky Office of China Initiatives (OCI), a unit within the UK International Center, recently expanded to include a new employee position.

Thursday, January 30, 2014

As the Chinese Lunar New Year approached, University of Kentucky Libraries presented  an exhibition featuring two slide shows and a display of "Celestial Horses" in honor of the Year of the Horse. All three displays were shown  in the  William T. Young Library.

Saturday, February 1, 2014

The UK Arts in HealthCare program teamed up with music therapists, dancers, singers and musicians to present a Chinese New Year celebration on Feb. 1, in the Albert B. Chandler Hospital's Pavilion A Auditorium.

Monday, February 24, 2014

Lexington, Kentucky, known as the horse capital of the world, this year celebrated the Year of the horse. The Confucius Institute at the University of Kentucky brought several cultural activities to the local community and schools to mark this occasion. Starting from Jan 25th, these engaging activities have been well-received by students, teachers, and community members alike.