You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
EVEN - Host campus accepts no more students than it sends out.
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $5,678
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links
How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
Find Your NSE Office
Campus Location - The University of Kentucky is located in Lexington, KY, which is in the central portion of the state. UK is close to many major destinations and attractions.
Helpful Information - We have a vibrant campus life with many students living on campus. We also have a great number of off campus residence within walking distance. Our students have the opportunity to get involved in various student organizations and clubs to enhance their academic life. UK has a great tradition in athletics that is almost unmatched by other universities. Our campus, in the heart of the bluegrass state, is beautiful, lively, and inviting.
Communication, Health Sciences, and Nursing.Limitations
Some upper-level courses have prerequisites that limit enrollment to majors only. Registration is limited in fields such as architecture and engineering. Upper division business courses are very difficult to obtain.Special Options
Honors Access: Yes
Study Abroad Access: Yes
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Agriculture: Agricultural Biology, Agricultural Business, Agricultural Communications, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Sciences, Agronomy, Animal Sciences, Crop Science/Management, Equine Technology, Horse Management, Horticulture, Land Resources, Plant and Soil Systems, Plant Science, Soil Science
Architecture: Architecture, Landscape Architecture/Design
Area Studies: Afro-American Studies, Chinese Studies, Gender, Ethnicity and Multicultural Studies, Hispanic Studies, International Studies, Japanese Studies, Russian Studies
Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Education, Art History, Arts Administration, Ceramic Art/Ceramics, Digital Arts, Drawing, Fiber-Fabric, Interior Design, Media Arts, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Studio Art, Theater Art
Athletics: Exercise Science, Health and Fitness Teaching
Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Biotechnology, Botany/Plant Sciences
Business: Accounting, Finance/Banking, Management, Marketing, Marketing, Retailing and Merchandising
Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry
Consumer and Family Studies: Family Economics and Resource Management, Family Science/Services, Family Studies
Earth Sciences: Atmospheric Sciences, Earth Science, Geology
Education: Early Childhood, Elementary Education, English, Home Economics, Junior High/Middle School, Junior High/Middle School Mathematics, Mathematics, Physical Education, Secondary Education, Special Education, Technical Education, Technology Education, Vocational Education
Engineering: Agricultural Engineering, Biosystems Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mineral/Mining Engineering
English: English, Linguistics
Environmental Studies: Conservation, Environmental Sciences, Environmental Studies, Natural Resources, Sustainability Studies
Fashion: Apparel/Fashion Merchandising, Textiles and Clothing
Food Science: Food Science, Nutrition
Foreign Language: Arabic (some courses), Chinese, Chinese (some courses), Classical Languages, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Spanish
General Studies: Classical Studies, Gender Studies, Individualized Degree Program
Geography and Urban Studies: Geography, Rural Community Development
Health and Safety Sciences: Clinical Laboratory Science, Dietetics, Exercise Science, Health Education, Health Promotion, Health Science, Kinesiology
Hospitality and Tourism: Hospitality Management, Hotel/Restaurant Management, Tourism and Travel, Tourism Management
Information Studies: Computer Science
Interdisciplinary Studies: New Media
International Studies: International Studies
Mathematics: Actuarial Mathematics, Mathematical Economics, Mathematics, Statistics
Military Sciences: Air Force ROTC, Army ROTC, Military Sciences
Performing Arts: Dance, Music, Music Education, Music Performance, Performance, Theater Arts/Drama
Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy
Political Science: Political Science
Pre-Professional : Law Pre-Professional, Medicine Pre-Professional, Optometry Pre-Professional, Pharmacy Pre-Professional, Veterinary Medicine Pre-Professional
Sociology/Social Work: Community Services, Gender Studies, Social Work, Sociology, Women and Gender Studies, Womens Studies
Figures are current as of 6/17/2015.
Important Notes: The housing deposit is only required for those students seeking to live in on-campus housing.
Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.
Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
There are other meal plans available for packages of meals per week. Speak with Housing Contract to discuss the best meal plan for you while living on campus.