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On Campus Resources
Academic Information and Help
  • Academic Advising
    • Undergraduate Studies (undeclared), pre-professional majors, transfer students and National Student Exchange, 109 Miller Hall, 859-257-3383
    • Arts & Sciences Advising Center, 202 Patterson Office Tower, 859-257-8712
    • Business & Economics Undergraduate Resource Center, 237 Gatton College, 859-257-4627
    • Withdrawal from classes: Through the Deans of the Colleges and through the Professional Advisors
    • Retroactive withdrawal: Through a Faculty Senate Committee, application can be filled out online.
    • Probation: Student must either improve (2.0 GPA overall) or will be suspended
    • Suspensions: After being suspended the student has to sit out a semester and a summer, although this can be appealed
    • Academic Bankruptcy: After being suspended or let go by the university, the student has to sit out for 2 years and then can enter through the college s/he was in when s/he left, arrange bankruptcy for some of her/his classes and do them over
  • Academic Ombud: Rotating faculty position to mediate academic disputes; 109 Bradley Hall, 859-257-3737, ombud@uky.edu
  • Admissions – Grad: 859-257-4613
  • Admissions – Undergrad: 859-257-2000
  • Career Center: Assistance with interviews and resume writing, credit for experiential education such as internships and paid jobs or volunteer experiences, career testing, Stuckert Bldg., 408 Rose St., 859-257-2746
  • Community of Concern:  centralized point of contact for campus members who develop a concern about the welfare of another individual (students, faculty, or staff), 524 POT, 859-257-5134
  • Counseling & Testing Center: provides confidential psychological counseling to currently enrolled UK students and consultation services to currently enrolled UK students, UK faculty and staff, and caregivers. 201 Frazee Hall, 859-257-3319
  • Dean of Students: 859-257-3754
  • Disability Resource Center:  Accommodations for those with a documented disability testing, classes, academic requirements, 725 Rose Street, Multidisciplinary Science Building, Suite 407, 859-257-2754
  • Financial Aid: 859-257-3172
  • Math Resource Center (Mathskeller): Math tutoring, 63 Whitehall Classroom Building (basement), Math Dept., 859-257-6108, mrc@ms.uky.edu
  • The Study (Academic Enhancement): Study skills and tutoring, 306B, 3rd floor, Complex Commons (between Kirwan and Blanding towers on south campus), 859-257-1356; The Study North, Champions Court 1, Avenue of Champions, thestudy@uky.edu
  • Writing Center: William T. Young Library, 5th floor West Wing, 859-257-1368
  • Undergraduate Studies: 859-257-3383
  • Student Involvement/Services
    • Campus Recreation: Intramurals, Johnson Center, Lancaster Aquatic Center, 177 Johnson Center, 859-257-3928
    • Center for Academic and Tutorial Services (CATS): Academic support for athletes, Joe Craft Center (Memorial Coliseum), 859-257-1897
    • Center for Community Outreach: Volunteer opportunities, Located in the Center for Student Involvement, 106 Student Center, 859-257-9385
    • Dining Services: 19 Food Storage Bldg., 859-257-6161
    • Fraternity and Sorority Affairs Office: Panhellenic Council, National Pan-Hellenic Council, Interfraternity Council, 575 Patterson Office Tower, 859-257-3151
    • Leadership Exchange: Leadership programming, Office of Student Involvement, 345 Blazer Hall, 859-257-1109
    • Peer Health Educators (Sexperts) /PAWS group at UHS: uksexperts@gmail.com or 859-218-3210
    • SafeCats Service: SAFECATS (Safe and Free Escort for Campus Area Travelling 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). Students are encouraged to call 10-20 minutes in advance of the time they need an escort. Hearing impaired students may request a SAFECATS escort by emailing SAFECATS at uksafecats@uky.edu.
    • Smoking/Tobacco Cessation: UK supports its employees and students who want to quit using tobacco products by offering individual and group tobacco treatment programs at no cost for one series of classes – including nicotine replacement products (typically the patch). This offer is for students and their spouses, and employees and their spouses or sponsored dependents.
    • Student Activities Board: 365 Blazer Hall, 859-257-8867
    • Student Government Association: 341 Blazer Hall, 859-257-3191
    • Student Involvement, Center for: 372 Blazer Hall, 859-257-1109
    • Student Behavioral Health Clinic: University Health Service Bldg., 830 South Limestone St., 859-323-5511
    • Student Wellness Ambassadors: The Student Wellness Ambassadors are dedicated to empowering their peers to live safe and balanced lifestyles by providing them with information, screenings, and resources in the areas of mental wellness, drugs, and alcohol abuse. This is a group of highly motivated and well-trained students who organize educational programs and events throughout campus and the community. The Wellness Ambassadors believe that all students have the right to make their own decisions on issues – they just help provide them with quality, research-based information. 859-257-9687
    • Substance Education and Responsibility: The mission of the office is to provide knowledge and information that empowers UK students and community youth to make safer and healthier lifestyle choices in the areas of alcohol, drug use and mental wellness. The Office of Substance Education & Responsibility is located in rooms 565 and 518 of the Patterson Office Tower. Some of their services may count for court mandated alcohol education classes
    • University Health Service: University Health Service Bldg., 830 South Limestone St., 859-323-APPT
    • Violence Intervention and Prevention Center: Services for survivors of physical and sexual violence; Also offer programming and student activities, Lower Level Frazee Hall, 859-257-3574 (8:30a-5p)
    • WRFL Radio Free Lexington – Whitehall Classroom Building, 88.1 fm.
  • Student Populations
  • ON-CAMPUS COUNSELING
    • University of Kentucky Counseling Center
      • 859-257-8701
      • 201 Frazee Hall
    • Jesse Harris Psychological Services Ctr.
      • 859-257-6853
      • 644 Maxwelton Court
    • Family Center
      • 859-257-7755
      • 205 Scovell Hall
    • School Psychology Clinic
      • 859-257-1381
      • Provides services for children with an Autism Spectrum disorder and their families.
      • 641 Maxwelton Court
  • ON-CAMPUS PSYCHIATRIC/MEDICATION EVALUATION:
    • Student Behavioral Health
      • 323-5511
      • fax: 323-1119 or 257-9816
      • Scott Littleton, MD – Director and psychiatrist
      • Matt Neltner , MD –  Psychiatrist
      • Lori Molenaar, ARNP – Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
      • Various psychiatry residents also rotate through this service
  • Employment
    • Student Employment: 103 Scovell Hall, 257-8894
      • Student Financial Aid, Office of: Grants, Loans, Scholarships,
      • Federal Work Study, 128 Funkhouser Bldg., 257-3172
      • Residence Life, Office of: 537 Patterson Office Tower, 257-4783
      • Dining Services, Administrative Office: 257-6161
    • For Employees
      • Employee Records 257-1666
      • Smoking/Tobacco Cessation: UK supports its employees and students who want to quit using tobacco products by offering individual and group tobacco treatment programs at no cost for one series of classes – including nicotine replacement products (typically the patch). This offer is for students and their spouses, and employees and their spouses or sponsored dependents. http://www.uky.edu/TobaccoFree/
      • Counseling through REFER: Employee Assistance Program. First Session is free. Following session costs are based income on a sliding scale. Employees with UK HMO will be charged their normal therapy copay.  205 Scovell Hall, 257-1467 or 257-7755
      • Work + Life Connections Coordinator: All faculty, regular employees (FTE 0.50 or greater), spouses, sponsored dependents, unmarried children up to the age of 26 (or older if disabled before the age of 26) and UK retirees are eligible for up to five free sessions. Ann Bassoni, MSW 257-9433
  • Emergency Numbers
    • UK Police 911 from campus
      • #8573 from cell
      • 257-7750 for non-emergencies
    • UK Emergency Room 323-5901
      • Switchboard 257-9000
      • Switchboard Med Center 323-5000
Off Campus Resources
  • Inpatient Services
    • Irene Nooe Adult Crisis Stabilization Program
      • (859) 246-7201
      • 3479 Buckhorn Dr. Suite. 106
      • FAX (859) 246-7232
      • Lexington, KY 40511
    • Eastern State Hospital (859) 246-7000
      • 1350 Bull Lea Rd
      • Lexington, KY 40511
    • UK Samaritan 226-7070
      • 310 S. Limestone
      • Lexington, KY 40508
    • The Ridge Behavioral Health 269-2325
      • 3050 Rio Dosa Drive
      • Lexington, KY 40509
  • Crisis Line
    • Suicide Prevention Hotline
      • 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
    • Veteran’s Crisis Line
      • 1-800-273-8255, Press 1 (phone)
      • www.VeteransCrisisLine.net (online chat)
      • 838255 (text)
      • 24/7, 365 days a year; don’t have to be registered w/VA or enrolled in VA healthcare; open to veterans, families, friends
    • University of Kentucky Counseling Center (UKCC) offers on call counselors for students residing on campus. Student can access the on call counselor outside of UKCC hours by talking to their res life staff and expressing their need to talk to a counselor.
    • Bluegrass Domestic Violence 24 hour crisis line: 1-800-544-2022
    • Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center 24/7 hotline: 1-800-656-4673 or (859) 253-2511
    • Domestic Violence & Child Abuse Hotline: (859) 245-5258 or Toll Free 1-800-752-6200