University of Kentucky

Tuition & Fees $28,046 ($11,942)
Acceptance Rates 91 %
Student Population 29,465
Graduation Rates 64 %
Retention Rate 82 %

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 29,465 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 91 % last year.

2018 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2017-2018, University of Kentucky tuition and fees are $11,942 for Kentucky residents and $28,046 for non-residents. For graduate school, its 2018 tuition and fees are $12,726 for in-state students and $30,224 for out-of-state students.

University of Kentucky 2018 Tuition & Fees
[chart] University of Kentucky 2017-2018 Tuition & Fees

Academic Statistics at University of Kentucky

[chart] University of Kentucky Academic Statistics
dAcceptance Rate for University of Kentucky is 91 %.
Graduation Rate for University of Kentucky is 64 %
Retention Rate for University of Kentucky is 82 %
Student Population for University of Kentucky is 29,465
Student to Faculty Rate for University of Kentucky is 17 %

Offered Degrees At University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky offers 334 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 certificate120
Bachelor's Degree1041
Post Bachelor's Degree427
Master's Degree1041
Post Master's Degree40
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship651
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 2017-2018 data and other data is from 2016-2017 data.