University of Kentucky Experience Equine Day

The University of Kentucky is hosting its second Experience Equine Day on Friday, October 12.  This event is geared toward high school juniors and seniors with a strong interest in pursing an Equine Science and Management degree. 

Tentative Schedule

TimeSession
9:00 a.m.Check-In at E.S. Good Barn
Meet and Greet with Equine Student Clubs
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ight refreshments served
9:45 a.m.Welcome and Overview of the Day
10:00 a.m.

Group A: Ag Campus Tour, Gluck Equine Research Center
Group B: Gluck Equine Research Center, Ag Campus Tour

11:15 p.m.Travel to Maine Chance Farm

12:30 p.m.

1:00 p.m.

Admissions/Scholarship Information

Equine Program Overview 

2:00 p.m.

Tour Stop #1:  Hagyard Equine Medical Institute Tour

3:30 p.m.

Tour Stop #2: Driving Tour (Kentucky Horse Park & Local Farms) & Maine Chance Farm Tour

4:30 p.m.

5:00 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

Q&A Session

Travel to UK Campus

Arrive Back at E.S. Good Barn 

For more information, and to register, click here.

Questions may be directed to Wayne Centers, Director of Student Relations in the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. 

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Pre-Veterinary Medicine

Many students in our Equine Science and Management program are also a part of pre-veterinary medicine pathway.  For more information, click here

In-State Tuition

Thanks to agreements through the Academic Common Market, high school students from the following states may enroll in the University of Kentucky's Equine Science and Management program at in-state tuition rates: 

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Delaware
  • Georgia
  • Louisiana
  • Maryland 
  • Mississippi 
  • South Carolina 
  • West Virginia