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University of Kentucky

Location: Lexington, Kentucky

Founded: 1865

ORAU Member since: 1946 (Charter Member)

Member Councilor: Lisa A. Cassis

Enrollment: 29,781 (fall 2016)

Mission Statement:

The University of Kentucky is a public, land grant university dedicated to improving people’s lives through excellence in education, research and creative work, service, and health care. As Kentucky’s flagship institution, the University plays a critical leadership role by promoting diversity, inclusion, economic development, and human well-being.

Website: University of Kentucky