Advising and Academic Support

  • Advising for the winter and spring terms is in full swing. Students should schedule an appointment with their academic advisor in order to register for classes. Priority registration for the winter and spring terms is October 29 thru November 20. Students should check myUK GPS to see when their window opens.

Club Meetings

  • The UK Agronomy Club is meeting on Tuesday, October 23 at 8:00 in room A6 of the Ag Science Center to discuss upcoming events. To learn more about the club, click here
  • The UK Dairy Club is hosting a Halloween party on Tuesday, October 23 at 7:00 at the UK Dairy Farm (2810 Georgetown Road).  All students are welcome to attend.  The event will include pumpkin carving, bingo, costume contest and free food. 

Job Openings

  • Brooks Meats, the butcher shop at Blue Grass Stockyards, is seeking a worker with prior knowledge of cuts of beef and pork. Individuals who would like to learn more about the consumer side of the Kentucky beef and pork industry are encouraged to apply, here
  • The National Turkey Federation is seeking a paid intern for the spring semester in Washington, D.C. The position will provide applicants with a working knowledge of legislation, regulation, media relations and trade association structures. To learn more, click here
  • The UK International Center is seeking members for its International Student Leadership team. These student leaders will help promote events and programs, provide important services to UK students, and serve as peer mentors by assisting international students with their academic, cultural, and social adjustment to the United States & the University of Kentucky. For more information, click here.

Experiential Opportunities

  • Illinois Institute of Technology, IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law is sponsoring a FREE Prelaw Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Program from June 2 to June 21, 2019. PLUS offers a unique and unforgettable experience for college students who are interested in the legal profession. This program, created for those typically underrepresented, prepares students for law school or a career in the legal profession. For more information, click here.
  • December Graduates have the opportunity to apply to speak at commencement. The university will be selecting two involved and experienced students to provide a three to five minute speech during the ceremony. Interested students should apply by October 31. Click here to apply. 
  • WilDCats is seeking an intern to for spring 2019 in Washington, DC in the office of Representative Comer. To learn more and apply, click here

Events

  • Faculty leading the Family Sciences in Scandinavia Spring 2018 education abroad program will host a general info session on Monday, October 29 at noon in room 205A of the Wethington Building. This Spring 2019 on-campus course includes international travel from May 5 to May 12. Participating students will earn FAM 475 (3 hours). Free pizza will be available during the info session. Click here to learn more. 
  • Dr. Camie Heleski, director of the Equine/Animal Science in England course, will host drop-in Q&A's on Tuesday, October 23 between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m. in N212 of Ag Science North. This on-campus course includes international travel from May 7 - 19. Participating students will earn EQM/ASC 333 (3 hours). Click here to learn more. 
  • The university is hosting an event titled "Curiosity Matters" on Tuesday, November 6 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in the Gatton Student Center Ballroom. This event will address curiosity and its benefits in and out of the classroom. For more information, click here