Programs and Events

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Our health educators and peer health educators are out on campus to teach you about University Health Service. 

  • Candy, Coffee, & Condoms: Join us for an interactive game of sexual health trivia! Enjoy free candy, coffee and condoms.
  • Pills n’ Pizza: Come learn about prescription drug abuse and enjoy a hot slice of pizza. 
  • Breakfast Blitz: Come visit UHS and enjoy a delicious breakfast to kick off your first week on campus.

Health Screenings

  • Know Your Numbers: Find us on campus providing free health screenings to learn more about your health (cholesterol, triglycerides, glucose and blood pressure).
  • Free HIV Testing: On the first Wednesday of each month, University Health Service & The Sexperts partner with the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department to provide free HIV screenings to students. No needles, results in 20 minutes! 
    • Fall 2017 HIV Testing Dates:

      12 p.m. to 3 p.m. in UHS PAWS Center, on September 6th and November 1st.

      12 p.m. to 3 p.m. in The 90, Room 226, on October 4th and December 6th

Flu Shot Clinics

In the month of October, you will find UHS staff around campus providing flu shots for an affordable cost. Stay updated via social media so you can be a flu fighter.

Less Stress, More Success

UHS partners with other organizations on campus to provide fun, interactive activities to help you minimize stress around finals week.

Love Your Body Week

Eat when you are hungry. Rest when you are tired. Surround yourself with people that remind you of your inner strength and beauty. This week is full of activities to encourage positive body image.

Safer Sex Week

Learn about how to have healthy relationships and positive interactions. This week will provide you with tools and resources to learn more about how to understand yourself and understand your values to have great, satisfying relationships.  

Wellness Week

UHS partners with other organizations on campus to provide a variety of holistic wellness activities.

Tobacco Free Tailgate

Join “The Great American SmokeOut” and celebrate UK’s campus being tobacco free. 

Kick Butts Day

Raise awareness about how smoking and tobacco use affects our lives. Fun games and free giveaways are included.

National Nutrition Month

In March, you will have opportunities for grocery store tours, to make your own trail mix and maybe even ride on the smoothie bike. 

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