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93 > Image 93 of Catalogue of the State College of Kentucky, Volume 3 (1891-1892)

Part of University of Kentucky course catalogs, 1865-

STATE COLLEGE OF KENTUCKY. ss No degrees are conferred upon graduates in the Commercial Depart- ment; but diplomas are given to those who complete the course of study . embraced therein. FEES. Tuition for the year .................. $15 00 l\Iatriculation .................. . ..... 5 O0 ~ Total fees .......... . ........... $20 00 Those who occupy rooms in the dormitory pay $6.50 each (yearly) forthe use of a room and its furniture. A standing deposit of $5 is required from each student, which deposit is refunded when his connection with the College is terminated, less the amount which may be assessed against him for damages done to the buildings, furniture O1` premises. All damages, injuries, defacemcnts, etc., which rooms and furniture in the dormitory sustain during occupancy will be charged to the occupants thereof. All injuries, damages, defacements, etc., which the halls and dining-room sus- tain will, unless specifically traced, be charged to the occupants of the re- spective sections collectively. LOCATION. The Agricultural and MechanicalCollege of Kentucky is established on the old City Park grounds of the city of Lexington, given to the Com- monwealth for this purpose. The site is elevated, and commands a good view of the city and surrounding country. A new College building has been erected, containing commodious chapel, society rooms, lecture and recitation rooms sufficient for the accommodation of 600 students. Two large and well ventilated dormitories have also been built, with rooms for one hundred and forty students, for the use of the appointees sent by the Legislative Representative Districts of the State to the agriculiurul, engi- neering, scientific or clasmcal departments of t.he College, and containing suitable dining-rooms, kitchens and servants rooms. l Lexington is now the IDOSE important railroad center in Kentucky, being in im1ncdiate comuninication with Louisville, Cincinnati, Maysville, Chattanooga, and with more than seventy counties in the Commonwealth. The long established reputation of the city for refinement and culture renders it attractive as a seat of learning, and the large body of fertile , country adjacent, known as the "Blue Grass Region," with its splendid stock farms, affords unsurpassed advantages to the student of agriculture who desires to make himself familiar with the best breeds of horses, cat- tle, sheep and swine in America. BOARDING. For the accommodation of students sent by the Board of Examiners appointed by the Court of Claims, as beneficiaries of Legislative Repre- sentative Districts of the State, rooms for one hundred and forty students ~ t-. ..... jg is `