University of Kentucky

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About University of Kentucky

According to Wikipedia, The University of Kentucky is a public land-grant research university in Lexington, Kentucky. Founded in 1865 by John Bryan Bowman as the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Kentucky, the university is one of the state's two land-grant universities and the institution with the highest enrollment in the state, with 30,545 students as of fall 2019.

University of Kentucky Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
19,64896%66%119525

How Much Does University of Kentucky Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)Fees (in-state)
$11,135$1,349

How Much Do University of Kentucky Graduates Make?

If you graduate from University of Kentucky, then you can expect to earn an average of $54,000 per year. You also have a 92% chance of being employed after 10 years.

University of Kentucky's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
24,75921,3923,367

Where is University of Kentucky?

University of Kentucky is located at South Limestone, Lexington KY 40506-0032

How Safe is University of Kentucky?

University of Kentucky has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%. Lexington has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is University of Kentucky Known For?

University of Kentucky is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Kentucky's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Kentucky's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Kentucky's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Anthropology, and Medical. Here are some of University of Kentucky's most famous alumni:

Malik Monk
Malik Monk
An American basketball player.
Nerlens Noel
Nerlens Noel
An American basketball player.
Viola Davis Brown
Viola Davis Brown
An American nurse.
Frank Ramsey
Frank Ramsey
An American basketball player.
Kyle Macy
Kyle Macy
An American basketball player-coach.
Jamal Murray
Jamal Murray
A Canadian basketball player.
Robert Denhardt
An American academic.
Wes Cowan
An American antiques expert.
David Walls
A Sociologist, activist.
Rex Chapman
An American basketball player.
Keldon Johnson
A Basketball player .
Sam Abell
Sam Abell
An American photographer.