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Engineering Dean’s Academy
The Engineering Dean’s Academy at the University of Kentucky is a two-day program for rising high school seniors where participants will learn about our nine engineering majors, scholarships, co-ops and internships. Students will take UK a campus tour, experience hands-on engineering activities, spend the night in Woodland Glen III and learn firsthand what it’s like to be a UK Engineering student. The academy will take place August 1-2.
Engineers Day, or E-Day, is a celebration of everything engineering has to offer. From building bridges to discovering new medications to writing the software that powers our cell phones, engineers and computer scientists do the things that make our 21st-century world work. The next E-Day celebration is Saturday, February 22, 2020.
During Women in Engineering (WIE) Day, high school women grades 10-12 will interact with alumni, faculty, staff and students as they explore UK Engineering. Learn about the process of applying to UK, listen in as female faculty members discuss their experience as a woman in engineering and engage with current leaders in the UK Society of Women Engineers. The next WiE Day is September 19, 2019. Please check back in August 2019 for registration.
Women in Engineering (WiE) Explore at the University of Kentucky College of Engineering is a six-day, residential summer camp designed to provide an opportunity to female students to explore all nine UK Engineering majors. Young women entering any high school grade (9-12) are eligible to register.