The following tools and resources are available free of charge to all students in the college.
Either by appointment or drop-in, students are able to recieve individual guidance on a wide variety of academic or personal goals.
General Chemistry Learning Center
Open to any student needing help with 100-level general chemistry classes. All help is provided on a drop-in bases by teaching assistants from the general chemistry lab courses.
Lab for Economic and Accounting Efficiency (LEAP)
Open to students needing assistance with ACC 201/202 or ECO 201/202/391.
Math Resource Center
Open to students needing assistance with 100-level math courses.
Organic Chemistry Learning Center
Open to any student needing help with introductory organic chemstiry classes. All help is provided on a drop-in basis by teaching assistants from the organic chemistry lab courses.
Power Hour Workshops
From grammar to financial management, group projects to critical reading, power hour workshops are held weekly throughout the school year on a variety of topics relevant to college life.
Assignment-specific peer tutoring for oral, written, visual or related projects.
Student Support Services
Open to students who are first generation (neither parent holds a four-year college degree), low income as determined by federal guidelines (e.g. Pell-eligible) and students with documented disabilities. This office assists with a variety of needs both in and outside the classroom.
With two locations, The Study offers free peer tutoring services for a variety of core courses in Chemistry, Biology, Math, Economics, Accounting, Physics, Statistics, Spanish and more. No appointment necessary, but students are encouraged to visit The Study's website to check tutoring hours.
Open to all students needing assistance with essays, papers, posters, visuals, websites, slide presentations, videos and/or podcasts. The center is staffed by graduate students, full-time instructors, part-time consultants and undergraduate peer consultants.
Health & Safety
UK Counseling Center
The counseling center offers confidential psychological counseling to all currently enrolled UK students. For any reason, if you would like to make an appointment or speak to a counselor, please walk in to 106 Frazee Hall or call (859) 257- 8701, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4:30 pm. For urgent psychological concerns after hours, please call (859) 257-8701 and you will be connected to a mental health professional.
The UK Violence Intervention Prevention (VIP) Center provides free and confidential services to anyone in the UK community who has experienced violence or knows someone who has experienced violence. Through education and programming, the Center also leads and supports a culture of accountability to eliminate violence and oppression at UK. Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 - 5:00 PM (Drop-in’s Welcome)
University Health Service (UHS)
UHS provides a variety of health services to UK students including primary care, women’s health and health education. Student Clinic Hours (Fall/Spring Semester): Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM, Saturday, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM. To make an appointment, call 859-323-2778 or visit their website.
Student Behavioral Health Clinic
The Student Behavioral Health Clinic provides help with, including but not limited to, depression, anxiety, drug/alcohol abuse, eating disorders, attention difficulties, stress, and grief. Student Clinic Hours (Fall/Spring Semester):Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. To make an appointment, call 859-323-5511 or visit their website.
SAFECATS (Safe And Free Escort for Campus Area Traveling Students) is a safety escort service available to UK students and their guests Sunday - Thursday from 8:30pm to 1:30am except during official University holidays, breaks or during the summer. Students can arrange a free safety escort by calling (859) 257- SAFE (7233).
University of Kentucky Police Department
The University of Kentucky Police Department's mission is to promote a safe and secure campus environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors at the University. The department provides quality police services ethically, fairly and equally in partnership with the members of our community. You can contact the department by dialing 859-257-UKPD or #8573.
Click here to download our campus resources handout.