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Wednesday, October 25, 2017

A delegation of UK administrators and deans visited Beijing Institute of Technology at Zhuhai early September. There, a convocation took place where BIT Zhuhai second-year students, who were interested in attending UK, interacted with UK administrators. 



Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Lexington community leader Wes Allen made an honorable donation of $10,000 to Shoulder to Shoulder Global in early October.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

University Kentucky’s Clinical psychologist Dr. Mary Beth McGavran, from the Department of Psychology, participated in a Shoulder to Shoulder Global health brigade for the very first time in August. 

Monday, January 15, 2018

The University of Kentucky understands how stressful life can be for Wildcats coming from another country. Nobody wants to get lost on the first day of classes or feel alone in a new environment. As you begin the adjustment process, here are a few phone applications to know about and use religiously.










Wednesday, October 4, 2017

UK junior, Nicole Funk, shares her experience as a participant in the exchange program abroad. She studied in Quito, Ecuador during the spring of 2017 where she established lifelong friendships, helped numerous high school students and overcame obstacles as she left her comfort zone and took flight in her home away from home.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

On October 26, the University of Kentucky International Center will welcome Nicholas Kristof, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner and well-known New York Times columnist. Kristof’s talk, “A Path Appears: How Students Can Change the World,” is sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the College of Arts and Sciences, the Gatton College of Business and Economics, and the School of Journalism and Media.

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.