NEW THIS SUMMER Adulting 101
This 8-week online course helps teenagers develop valuable life skills. Taught by professors and community educators from the University of Kentucky, students will apply their learning with real-world, interactive assignments and ongoing projects.
|“Get your mind right.”
|"Get your mind right.” June 16||take control of mental and physical health with exercise and mindful coping skills|
|"Due Monday or do Monday?”
|effective study and time management skills|
|"They ain’t your momma.”
|roommate etiquette and household maintenance (laundry, cleaning, etc.)|
|I wouldn’t post that.”
|managing personal safety in online and public spaces|
|"Need experience to gain experience?”
|how young adults develop a resume and job search skills with little work experience|
|basics of nutrition and cooking with pantry staples|
|"No such thing as free money.”
|budgeting and money management for young adults|
|college application process, scholarships and major selection|
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I have to attend every class in real time?
While joining in real-time allows students to ask questions and get the most out of every topic, lessons will be recorded and made available to all participants.
Can I enroll after June 16?
Yes. Prior lesson recordings will be available for those who enroll after June 16.
What if the cost is a burden for me?
Fee waivers are available for students on free or reduced lunch. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Adulting 101” for more information.
What will I receive after completing the course?
In addition to a lifetime of practical knowledge, participants will receive University of Kentucky swag based upon their level of engagement and assignment completion.