UK Dining Services

Food for thought on this edition of UK Perspectives. Finance VP Eric Monday joins us once again, this time with the specifics surrounding UK’s new $250M partnership to provide dining services on campus which, according to President Capilouto, “is about stirring human transformation through creating community.”

The UK Board of Trustees is moving forward with a 15-year, $250 million dollar contract with private dining services provider Aramark.

UK To Pursue Public Private Partnership For Dining Services

May 9, 2014

After studying the situation for more than a year, UK officials are ready to move ahead with a plan to privatize on campus dining services.

Josh James / WUKY

Demonstrations against privatization of University of Kentucky’s dining services continued Monday.

Josh James / WUKY

Discussions between the UK and companies interested in providing dining services for the school continue – as do protests from student activists.