Undergraduate Admission

We are serious about preparing students to be knowledgeable, world-ready professionals.

As a student at the University of Kentucky's Gatton College of Business and Economics, you'll learn key business strategies from both market-leading executives and our world-renowned faculty, inside our newly renovated, state-of-the-art Gatton College building. By joining us, you'll have the chance to experience once-in-a-lifetime opportunities such as our International Education program, or participate in our unique learning environment with the Business Enterprise Living Learning Program. And be sure to take advantage of Gatton College's unique comprehensive Career Services including job search assistance, internship connections and leadership opportunities.      

Students admitted as freshmen to the University of Kentucky will be admitted as pre-majors to the Gatton College of Business. Visit the UK Admissions website for information on how to apply. Full admission is typically granted in the sophomore year after meeting the selective admission criteria.

Selective Admission Criteria

2.8 or greater cumulative gpa

2.8 pre-major gpa (pre-major courses include: English, Calculus, Accounting and Economics courses)