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Through OneUK, the University of Kentucky has set out to accomplish a comprehensive and unified business engagement initiative designed to cultivate and enhance strategic partnerships between the University and business partners.  Our mission is to foster mutually beneficial collaborations that drive innovation, growth, and community impact.

We aim to align our resources and expertise with the strategic goals of our partners, ensuring a seamless integration of efforts in talent, innovation and support. 

Our First Cohort:


Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH), the Healthcare System of Appalachia, and ranked as one of the Top 10 Employers in Kentucky by Forbes Magazine, is a not-for-profit health system operating 14 hospitals in Barbourville, Hazard, Harlan, Hyden, Martin, McDowell, Middlesboro, Paintsville, Prestonsburg, South Williamson, West Liberty and Whitesburg in Kentucky; as well as Beckley and Hinton in West Virginia, as well as multi-specialty physician practices, home health agencies, home medical equipment stores and retail pharmacies.

Fischer Homes

Fischer Homes is a home builder in OH, KY, IN, GA and MO. Recognized by Builder Magazine as the nation's 30th largest builder, Fischer Homes is one of the largest and most reputable new home builders in the Midwestern and Southeastern states. The company was founded in 1980 in Northern Kentucky by Henry and Elaine Fischer with the philosophy of "Promise only what you can deliver and deliver what you promise," and have been building quality homes ever since.

Fischer Homes Supports DanceBlue Marathon 



Valvoline™ Global Operations is a worldwide leader in automotive and industrial solutions, creating future-ready products and best-in-class services for partners around the globe. Established in 1866, we introduced the world’s first branded motor oil, claiming our position as The Original Motor Oil.

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The OneUK team is dedicated to applying learnings from the pilot to continuously enhance the holistic engagement experience. Plans are underway to expand the OneUK program to additional cohorts.

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