Job Openings

  • Academic advising for the winter/spring terms will begin soon (or may have already started for some).  For questions related to advising and registration, visit the college's FAQ webpage

Scholarships and Financial Aid

  • The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is now open.  Students planning to take courses during the 2019-20 academic year (including those going to graduate and professional school) are strongly encouraged to complete the application as soon as possible. Some awards are offered on a first come, first served basis.  Students may also consider using the new FAFSA mobile app to complete the form. 

Job Openings

  • Plant and Soil Sciences is seeking a temporary graphic design assistant. The student would illustrate a pesticide application training manual for agronomy field technicians in Asia, Africa and South America. Funding for 100 - 150 hours of work has been provided by an international commodity association. For more information and to apply, click here
  • The Maker's Mark Secretariat Center is seeking a training and barn management intern. This internship introduces to students transitional methods for racehorses including assessing its conformation and temperament, addressing needs and more. For more information and to apply, click here

Experiential Opportunities

  • UK Alternative Service Breaks provide students the opportunity to complete service work during academic holidays (spring break, winter holiday and summer break). Program topics include wildlife habitat conservation, sustainable agriculture, global youth empowerment and more. For more information, click here
  • The Kentucky Master Naturalist (KYMN) program is sponsoring a logo design contest. KYMN is a new statewide initiative committed to developing a community of volunteers dedicated to the conservation and management of Kentucky's natural resource areas. All current UK students are eligible. Submissions must be received by Oct. 28th at 11:59 pm. The winner will receive a cash prize of $500. Contact carmen.agouridis@uky.edu with questions. Click here for more information and to submit. 

Events

  • The Stuckert Career Center is hosting another graduate school preparation workshop on Tuesday, October 2 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of William T Young Library. Click here for more info. 
  • Indiana University School of Optometry representative, Kevin Schmidt, will present on Wednesday, October 3 at 5:00 p.m. in the William T Young Library in the Keeneland Room. This session is an opportunity for all students interested in the optometry profession to learn more about application processes and the profession.
  • On Thursday, October 4 at 5:00 in the William T Young Library Auditorium, there will be a general info session on undergraduate research opportunities and how to get started.  Click here for more information.
  • Tree Week is October 6 - 14. The week celebrates and synthesizes the roles trees play through creative, informative and fun-filled activities focusing on: tree planting, tree care and tree benefits. Tree-themed events and programs will take place throughout the week at various locations. For more information, click here

Fundraisers

  • The Horticulture and Agronomy Clubs are hosting a fall fundraiser. Items being sold include conventionally grown apples from the Horticulture Research Farm, bundled Indian corn grown at the North Farm, and garden ready native plant species. The sale is Wednesday, October 3, from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m. outside Greenhouse 12. To learn more, click here