Student and Academic Life

Eligible Students to Take Athletics Interests Survey

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 15, 2021) — This semester, all University of Kentucky freshmen (first-year students), sophomores and juniors will complete a short survey about student athletics interests before registering for classes through myUK

Now in its fourth year, the Athletics Interests Survey is designed to gather information so that UK Athletics, UK Club Sports and UK Intramurals can determine whether students' interests are being met. Students who are eligible to take the survey will find the URL on the Student Services tab in the myUK portal and will be required to complete it prior to registration.

The Athletics Interests Survey opened to eligible students today, Monday, Feb. 15, and registration holds will be lifted automatically after submission of a survey response. Early completion of the survey (prior to students’ registration window opening date) is encouraged.

For questions about the survey or registration holds, please contact UKathleticssurvey@uky.edu.

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