Small classes, BIG classrooms

We are looking for students who share our passion for forests, wildlife, and other natural resources, and who wish to learn how to manage them for future generations.The forestry major is a professional degree program and is the only program in Kentucky accredited by the Society of American Foresters.

UK Fire Cats Fall 2015 Fire Season

The University of Kentucky Fire Cats finished up the fall 2015 fire season in December. The UK Fire Cats began the semester with the First Annual Fire Cat Retreat at Robinson Forest. Fifteen undergraduate students participated in the retreat to receive their field day and refresher course training for Type II Wildland Firefighters.