Category Archives: Student Success

Central Kentucky Summer Job Club Schedule

This just in from the UK Office of Philanthropy: The University of Kentucky (UK) Alumni Association, Fayette County Cooperative Extension Services, and UK Human Resources Staff Career Development are pleased to announce the Summer 2018 Central Kentucky Job Club schedule. … Continue reading

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KHEAA Seeks Central KY Outreach Counselor

The Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) and the Kentucky Higher Education Student Loan Corporation (KHESLC) have an immediate opening for an Outreach Counselor position in the Central Kentucky region. This position will serve 7 counties in Central Kentucky including: … Continue reading

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Cat Chat email newsletter

This just in from UK Parent & Family Association in SAL’s Student Services Center: Hello campus partners! Would your department or program like an easy way to communicate with parents and families of undergraduate students? Consider submitting information to the … Continue reading

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Kentucky showing increase in number of undergraduate credentials, degrees

This just in from the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education: State on track to reach goal of 60% of working-age adults with a postsecondary credential by 2030 CPE report shows 7.4 percent increase in undergraduate credentials, degrees (FRANKFORT, Ky.) — … Continue reading

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Call for student leaders to guide the Center for Student Philanthropy

This message is from Katie Sanders, UK Philanthropy: This fall, the Office of Philanthropy will be opening the Center for Student Philanthropy in the new Student Center. The Center for Student Philanthropy, will be a hub for all things philanthropic … Continue reading

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KY College Readiness Indicators 2018-19

This announcement came in from the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education Academic Affairs staff. The Council of Chief Academic Officers (including UK’s Provost David Blackwell) have formally approved the chart of College Readiness Indicators for the incoming students for 2018-2019. … Continue reading

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7th Annual Student Success Summit

The seventh annual Kentucky Student Success summit sponsored by the Kentuck Council on Postsecondary Education (CPE) will explore “The Future of Undergraduate Education, The Future of Kentucky.” It will take place in Louisville at the Marriott Louisville East, on April … Continue reading

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CPE workgroup on co-requisite courses for first-year students not meeting college readiness scores

A statewide workgroup has been addressing the new programmatic efforts to reduce the placement of first-year college students into traditional developmental education courses. This collaborative work being led by staff at the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education with faculty and … Continue reading

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myUK GPS Degree Audit update

From a message from Mike Shanks, Associate Registrar, Office of Enrollment Management. As of February 15th all UK undergraduate majors, minors and certificate programs associated with the 2015-16 Catalog are live in myUK GPS Degree Audit. Advisors should use myUK … Continue reading

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SALutations! Spring Semester

I hope everyone is well on their way to a highly successful and enjoyable spring semester. The University of Kentucky campus is currently celebrating Black History Month with a wide variety of opportunities for everyone to participate. Retention Now that … Continue reading

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