LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) Summer is over and school is back in session for about 25,000 University of Kentucky students, for whom today is the first day of classes.
Nearly five thousand freshman will start their college careers today.
Of Lexington's other colleges, Bluegrass Community Technical College has been back in session for some time. Transylvania students don't go back until after the holiday weekend.
And it's a short week heading into a long weekend for students, many of whom moved in late last week.
Students and Lexingtonians are getting excited about the return of college football season. The UK-WKU game kicks off the season on Saturday night in Nashville.