Academic Support & Advising

  • Last day to drop a course without a “W” appearing on your transcript is Friday, February 12. Contact your advisor before making changes.

Scholarships & Funding

  • The Summer Sustainability Research Fellowship is now accepting applications. Students can receive a $3,000 stipend to support summer research endeavors related to sustainability. The deadline to apply is Monday, March 1. All undergraduate students conducting research with a sustainability component are encouraged to apply. Learn more and apply here.
  • The Still We Rise Scholarship program is accepting applications now through Monday, February 15. Any student who has persisted through obstacles and overcome adversity is encouraged to apply. Learn more and apply here.

Career Development

  • The Stuckert Career Center is hosting multiple Career Fair Prep Workshops this week online via Zoom. The Resume Preparation workshop will take place Tuesday, February 4 at 4:00 and the Navigating a Virtual Career Fair will be Wednesday, February 10 at 4:00. Learn more and register here.
  • The Wildcat Wardrobe provides free, professional clothing for all students preparing for career fairs, job interviews, or other professional occasions. Learn more and shop here.
  • The UK MANRRS Career Fair is Wednesday, February 10 from 6:00 to 8:00 online via zoom. The fair will include a short pitch by each attending company followed by breakout rooms where students can learn more about internships and job opportunities. Learn more and register here.
  • Applications for the 2021 Summer Medical Observership Program are now open. Students with an interest in pre-medical career interests can match with a physician in the Lexington area to shadow for 8 weeks and gain valuable insight to careers in the medical field. The deadline to apply is Friday, February 19. Learn more and apply here.


  • The CAFE DanceBlue Team is selling chocolate covered strawberries to raise money for the Kentucky Children’s Hospital Pediatric/Oncology Clinic. One dozen strawberries cost $24 and ½ dozen cost $12. Today, February 8 is the last day to order and delivery will be Friday, February 12 in the Ag North Lobby or special arrangements can be made. Learn more and place an order here.

Job & Internship Opportunities

  • Beaver Creek Hydrology, a Lexington-based engineering firm specializing in stream restoration and mitigation banking is accepting applications for their 2021 summer internship program. Interns will assist ecologists and engineers with field work, data management, and more. Students in biology, engineering, environmental sciences, natural resources, or related fields are encouraged to apply. The deadline to apply is Monday, March 1. To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional or academic references to
  • The City of Elizabethtown, KY is seeking an assistant stormwater engineer to assist the Director of Stormwater Management with technical oversight, project management, design, and maintenance. Learn more and apply here.
  • S&ME, Inc. of Lexington, KY is seeking students for their summer internship program. The program provides opportunities Juniors, Seniors and Graduate students in engineering, environmental sciences, landscape architecture, finance, and more. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 31. Learn more and apply on Handshake.
  • The Eastern Region Cintas is hiring a management trainee to participate in a 24-month training program designed to provide hands-on experience in sales, communications, production, administration, and more. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 31. Learn more and apply on Handshake.


  • All students are invited to Valentine’s Bingo on Wednesday, February 10 from 8:00 to 9:00 in the Harris Ballroom or via Zoom. Click here to RSVP.
  • Students can learn more about clubs and organizations at the Spring 2021 Involvement Fair on Saturday, February 13 from 12:00 to 2:00 in the Gatton Student Center Ballroom. There will be door prizes and giveaways for attendees. Click here to RSVP.