Benefits We Offer

Fellows have the opportunity to obtain membership at Bernard Johnson Student Recreation Center, where you can work out on the latest fitness equipment, swim in the Olympic-style pool, play racquet ball on one of the four racquet ball courts, or take a climb on the 30-foot rock climbing wall.

Graduate Medical Education Stipends

Graduate Level Stipend
Post-Graduate Annual Salary
Fourth Year $68,435

Graduate Medical Education Benefits

*In accordance with university policy and/or in compliance with board requirements
Benefit Details
Vacation* 15 Days
Holidays Nine holidays (ten in presidential election year) and four holiday bonus days
Health Insurance UK credit for plan and coverage level chosen
Parking Permit Fellows receive a parking allowance (added to payroll)
Lab Coats Three per year
KY Medical Licensure Original cost for required license plus annual renewal
Disability Insurance Effective after 12 months of employment
Life Insurance One times stipend coverage provided at no cost
Optional up to five times stipend
Meal Money Funds added to pay check
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Retirement Residents and fellows are eligible for the university’s retirement matching savings plan.