All UK Students Are Invited to Welcome Back Party

UK Welcome Back Party
Welcome Back Party

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 23, 2017) — The UK Alumni Association and the James W. Stuckert Career Center will celebrate University of Kentucky students returning to campus with a Welcome Back Festival from 5-7 p.m. today, Wednesday, Aug. 23, at Wildcat Alumni Plaza on the Avenue of Champions across from Memorial Coliseum.

All students are invited and encouraged to enjoy free food from Raising Cane’s, Crank & Boom ice cream and more. Grab a bite and have a blast with friends old and new. Additionally, come see DJ Warren Peace in action. Interactive games, giveaways and door prizes will also be available. Students Today, Alumni Tomorrow (STAT) members will receive a free gift. In case of rain, the event will be held at the King Alumni House.

The UK Alumni Association is a membership supported organization committed to fostering lifelong engagement among alumni, friends, the association and the university. For more information about the UK Alumni Association or to become a member, visit or call 1-800-269-2586.

UK is the University for Kentucky. At UK, we are educating more students, treating more patients with complex illnesses and conducting more research and service than at any time in our 150-year history. To read more about the UK story and how you can support continued investment in your university and the Commonwealth, go to: #uk4ky #seeblue