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Earn credit for your military training and experience.

When considering the Joint Service Transcript (JST), the University of Kentucky follows the American Council on Education’s recommendations when awarding transfer credit whenever possible.  

Military Credit Transfer

UK's access to your Joint Service Transcript is normally granted within 24 hours of your request. You may also request an unofficial review of your transcript to determine how many credits you may receive. 

To access your military transcript:

Air Force

Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, Navy: Active duty, Reserve, and Veterans

You can view ACE (American Council on Education) recommendations for your military training at 

Additionally, the UK Transfer Equivalency System (TES) and select “American Council on Education” as the institution in order to view military credit recommendations. Any coursework that is not found on this site can be submitted to the university transfer team, who will work with college partners, in order to provide a course equivalency. 

View UK's Military Credit Transfer Policy

Community College of the Air Force credit is processed as traditional college credit. 

Transfer Requirements

Transfer applicants with 23 or fewer semester hours earned or in progress must submit the following: 

  1. Application for Undergraduate Admission: 

  2. Test Scores: Official results for either the ACT or SAT.*

  3. Official High School and College transcripts 

* Transfer applicants with 24 or more semester hours earned do not have to submit test scores. Additionally, UK has implemented a Test Optional Policy