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UK Paducah offers modern facilities located on the campus of West Kentucky Community and Technical College. All of your labs, courses and professors are right here. There is no need to transfer or travel.

Crounse Hall and the Crisp Building

The 53,000 square foot Crounse Hall houses labs and faculty offices for chemical and mechanical engineering. You’ll spend many hours here in this building as you learn the fundamentals of your engineering degree. Just next door is the award-winning Crisp Building, which houses UK Paducah administrative offices and classrooms.

Fred Paxton Engineering Research Center

The $2.6 million Fred Paxton Engineering Research Wing provides outstanding research facilities for UK Paducah students and faculty. As part of the 75,000-square-feet Emerging Technology Center, the Paxton ERC features and industrial-scale wind tunnel, a fully instrumented industrial compressor, a biodiesel pilot plant, and other items used in engineering research.