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Kyle Hampton

  • Student Ambassador

Mechanical Engineering


Hometown: Waynesburg, KY

Graduation Year: 2023

Kyle is a senior mechanical engineering student from Lincoln County, KY. He has hopes of working in the space industry one day, recently completing internships at Rocket Lab and Firefly Aerospace. At UK, he is involved with the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), serving as chapter president for the 22-23 school year. Kyle is also a student in the Lewis Honors College, a member of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity, and plans on pursuing grad school upon completing his undergrad degree. In his free time, he enjoys hanging out with friends, outdoor activities (such as hiking, camping, and kayaking), and following the fast growing commercial space industry.