University of Kentucky

Tuition & Fees $26,334 ($11,484)
Acceptance Rates 89 %
Student Population 29,781
Graduation Rates 64 %
Retention Rate 83 %

University of Kentucky Academic Overview

University of Kentucky is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Lexington, KY. It has a total enrollment of 29,781 including undergraduate and graduate schools and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 89 % last year.

2017 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2016-2017, University of Kentucky tuition and fees are $11,484 for Kentucky residents and $26,334 for non-residents. For graduate school, its 2017 tuition and fees are $12,236 for in-state students and $28,380 for out-of-state students.

University of Kentucky 2017 Tuition & Fees
[chart] University of Kentucky 2016-2017 Tuition & Fees

Academic Statistics at University of Kentucky

[chart] University of Kentucky Academic Statistics
dAcceptance Rate for University of Kentucky is 89 %.
Graduation Rate for University of Kentucky is 64 %
Retention Rate for University of Kentucky is 83 %
Student Population for University of Kentucky is 29,781
Student to Faculty Rate for University of Kentucky is 17 %

Offered Degrees At University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky offers 303 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at University of Kentucky
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate50
Bachelor's Degree950
Post Bachelor's Degree330
Master's Degree950
Post Master's Degree40
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship650
Doctor's degree - professional practice70

Student Services

Next table lists student services provided by University of Kentucky to its attendants.

Student Services at University of Kentucky
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institutionHas own library

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Kentucky offerers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs. Next table shows more special learning opportunities at University of Kentucky.

Special Learning Opportunities at University of Kentucky
Online ClassUnderGraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing

Additional Facts

Next table summarizes additional characteristics of University of Kentucky including religious affiliation, institution's hospital, and more.

Additional Characteristics at University of Kentucky
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree
Board/Meal Plan
Dormitory Capacity6,782
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.