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We will have more information soon regarding summer and fall 2021 orientations. 

Freshmen, transfer, international and readmission students joining UK beginning with the fall, spring or summer term must participate in a new student orientation.

All orientations from June through August 2020 took place online.

Freshman orientations

For freshmen starting Summer or Fall 2021

These orientations will take place in summer 2021. Students will see virtual orientation options for June and July available in myUK now.

In-person orientations are being planned and dates will be added in late February.

Any student not participating in orientation in the summer will need to complete late registration in the first week of classes (there is an additional $40 charge for late registration).

Transfer students

For transfer students starting Fall 2021

These orientations will take place in summer 2021. Orientation registration will open for new transfer students joining us in the fall by the end of February.

Any student not participating in orientation in the summer will need to complete late registration in the first week of classes (there is an additional $40 charge for late registration).

Students requesting a start-of-term orientation should contact the Office of Orientation and Outreach.

For transfer students starting Summer 2021

These orientations will take place in summer 2021. Orientation registration will open for new transfer students joining us in the fall by the end of February.

Readmission students

For readmission students returning Summer 2021

These orientations will take place in summer 2021. Orientation registration will open for new transfer students joining us in the fall by the end of February.

For readmission students returning Fall 2021

These orientations will take place in summer 2021. Orientation registration will open for new transfer students joining us in the fall by the end of February.

Any student not participating in an orientation on one of the above dates, will need to complete late registration in the first week of classes (there is an additional $40 charge for late registration).

Students requesting a start-of-term orientation should contact the Office of Orientation and Outreach.

International students

The University of Kentucky International Center serves all international students and provides detailed information about international orientation on their website.