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Graduates of the new pathways will be trained in the latest technologies and equipped with the practical skills necessary for thriving in advanced technology industries. Photo: Eric Sanders, UK Engineering.

UK Launches Department of Engineering Technology in Partnership With BCTC, Toyota

The new department offers two four-year undergraduate degrees in lean systems engineering technology and computer engineering technology.

Professor I.S. Jawahir (right), conducting cryogenic material processing experiments with Daniel Caudill (left), Mechanical Engineering graduate research assistant. Pete Comparoni | UK Photo.

UK, UT-Knoxville, Army Collaborating on $50 Million Project to Advance US Manufacturing

Under this three-way partnership, UK’s project will receive approximately $23.8 million from the U.S. Department of Defense

Twelve members of the inaugural YAPCO class.

Young Alumni Philanthropy Council Accepting Applications for 2021-2022 Class

The inaugural Young Alumni Philanthropy Council class consisted of 24 alumni. The deadline for submitting applications is 11:59 p.m. on August 4, 2021.


September 21 at 12:00pm

Bill Gatton Student Center

February 26 at 9:00am

College of Engineering


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Savannah Lewis

Savannah Lewis

Electrical engineering senior Savannah Lewis is changing the face of engineering in the pursuit of her dream to become an astronaut.

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Becca & Cassie Roberts

Becca & Cassie Roberts

Sisters Becca and Cassie Roberts—both with degrees from other institutions—have been elated to receive ample scholarship aid from UK.

Chemical Engineering Computer Science


Hunter Walters

Hunter Walters

A survivor of a deadly disease, Hunter Walters is putting his interest in bioenvironmental sustainability toward restoring natural processes.

Biosystems Engineering