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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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Academic Majors Fair a Success!

From the Office of Retention & Student Success: On Tuesday, September 22nd, the Academic Majors Fair was held in the The Hub of Young Library from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Thank you for making this event a huge success! … Continue reading

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Early Alert Referral System at UK – Connecting the Classroom to Advisors and Back Again for Overall Student Success

Faculty and instructional staff will soon be receiving an email introducing/reminding them of the Early Alert Referral System.  This system is an early intervention tool that allows faculty and designated university personnel to submit information regarding academic and behavioral issues … Continue reading

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Highest Ever Retention Rate and Biggest Number of Returning Students in the University’s History

Congratulations to all the staff and faculty in our undergraduate colleges! And to the wonderful students in our official graduating cohort from Fall 2014 who are continuing their academic careers at UK! Dr. Bethany Miller, Director of the Office of … Continue reading

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Golding’s College Success Blog – Let’s Help Get the Word Out about Student Success Strategies that Work

Professor Jonathan Golding (in UK’s Department of Psychology) is trying out another open educational resource (OER) – this time with Blogger – to share some good advice on how to survive college … and succeed. Last year, he and UGE’s … Continue reading

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What’s going on in Undergraduate Education – Career & Exploratory Advising

Starting on December 1, 2014, Dr. Karen Badger became the Associate Dean for Career and Exploratory Advising and Assistant Provost for Undergraduate Education (UGE). As Associate Dean (for the Dean of Undergraduate Studies, Dr. Ben Withers), she is responsible for … Continue reading

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UK Academic Expectations posters are now available for you to display in student services areas and classrooms

In collaboration with the Campus Retention Advisory Committee, a group of faculty and professional staff developed a list of core academic expectations to be shared with all F15 cohort students: Academic integrity, honesty, fairness and responsibility in our scholarship and … Continue reading

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SEC-ACC Virtual Career Fair, April 1-2: Encourage Students to Register Online Today

The SEC-ACC Virtual Career Fair is on April 1-2. Twenty-seven SEC and ACC schools are participating in this virtual fair. Students and alumnae/i can connect with a variety of employers for internships and jobs. It is FREE to participate. Students … Continue reading

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What’s Happening with UK Student Success? Find out about CRAC, SSIT, LINK UP, CRCs, FWAB, RCSS

The increase in student success at the University of Kentucky is taking shape through a collaborative, campus-wide approach involving a variety of entities, including Undergraduate Education, the Colleges, Enrollment Management, Student Affairs, International Center, Institutional Diversity and UK Analytics & … Continue reading

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