Academic Coaching

Boost your confidence, time management skills, study habits, and more with a low-stress academic coach.

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Counseling Center

We all have mental health. De-stress and learn new coping skills by dropping in to a well being program.

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Accommodations

We want you to fully participate in all aspects of college life. If a unique challenge is preventing that, let us know.

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Our most successful students take full advantage of  tutoring, workshops, and other free campus services. 

You should too. 

Math & Science

With three locations, The Study offers free peer tutoring services for a variety of core courses in Chemistry, Biology, Math, Economics, Accounting, Physics, Statistics and more.  

No appointment necessary, but students are encouraged to visit The Study's schedule to check course-specific hours.

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. 

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Open to students needing assistance with acounting and economics courses. 

Visit LEAP. 

Open to students needing assistance with 100-level math courses. 

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Open to any student needing help with introductory organic chemistry classes. All help is provided on a drop-in basis by teaching assistants from the organic chemistry lab courses. 

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The PALC is a student-support group that provides a physics learning community for undergraduate students in Physics and Astronomy. Click here to learn more

The Biology Learning Center offers support for a variety of Biology courses, as well as BCH 401 and PGY 412. 

Writing, Media & Public Speaking

Assignment-specific peer tutoring for oral, written, visual or related projects.

Visit Presentation U!

Provides support for various multimedia software, audiovisual equipment and more. 

Visit Media Depot

The Writing Center assists students, faculty, and staff with editing, proofreading, and other creative needs. 

Visit The Writing Center

UK Libraries offers a variety of helpful online resources to jumpstart your research project. Librarians are also available for one-on-one support. 

Mental & Physical Health

All students at the University of Kentucky are eligible to use University Health Service (UHS) for their health care. They offer primary care, reproductive and sexual healthcare, psychological treatment, dental cleaing and basic care, and more. 

The UK 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 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.

Safety

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) 

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). 

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. 

Basic Needs

If you or another UK student is struggling to meet basic needs - including food, housing, and financial security - the UK Basic Needs office is available to help. 

Campus Bus System

Students can ride LexTran buses free of charge. During the semester, there are Blue and White bus routes that run every 15 minutes around campus. To track them in real time, visit this website or download the transloc app on your smartphone

Software Downloads

As a UK student, you have free access to a variety of softward including Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Cloud applications, and more. To access, login to the UK ITS site with your linkblue ID.