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30 > Image 30 of Annual Register of the State College of Kentucky, Volume 3 (1882-1883)

Part of University of Kentucky course catalogs, 1865-

F 30 ANNUAL REGISTER OF Q -A-)) -;?- Certifleates of Character. gi All applicants for admission into any class in the College, f or Preparatory Department, must bring satisfactory testi- monials of good moral character. The following paragraphs from the " Regulations" are added for the benefit of intending matriculates: l Admission of Students. 24. By the acts of the Legislature each legislative Repre- i sentative District is entitled to send, on competitive exam- f ination, one properly prepared student each year, between { the ages of twelve and twenty-five, to the College free of tuition. The candidate presenting himself at the College for admission under this authority shall deliver to the Presi- i dent a certificate from his district Board of Examination i i setting forth " that the Board was duly appointed by the court of claims, as prescribed in the charter of the College, approved March 4th, 1880; that he is between the ages of ' twelve and twenty-five,`and that he has been selected on { competitive examination from all of the students (of whom A there shall not be more than one from each common school), i sent before the Board by the trustees and teachers of the several common schools in the district." The candidate shall then be examined by the Faculty, or a committee l` appointed by it, and must pass a satisfactory examination in spelling, reading, writing, arithmetic as far as decimal frac- , tions, English grammar, and geography, in order to be admitted as a "pr0pr1{y f7iL;/7!Z7C1l]H student in the meaning __ l of the act of the Legislature. 25. The charter of the College also provides " that teach- ers or persons preparing to teach may be admitted free of tuition charge for one year,at the rate of not more than four, at the discretion of the Board of Trustees, for each Legisla- l tive Representative District." A person desiring admission j under this provision must present to the President a certifi- , cate from the School Commissioner of his county, or from l some other satisfactory source, setting forth "that the ap-