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

Post-Graduate LevelAnnual Salary
Fourth Year                   $62,447.46

Graduate Medical Education Benefits

Vacation*15 days
 Nine Holidays (Ten in Presidential Election Year) & Four Holiday Bonus Days
 *In accordance with University Policy and/or in compliance with board requirements
Health InsuranceUK credit for plan and coverage level chosen
Parking PermitFellows receive a parking allowance (added to payroll)
Lab CoatsThree per year
KY Medical Licensure    Original cost for required license
Disability InsuranceEffective After 12 months of employment
Life InsuranceOne times stipend coverage provided at no cost
 Optional up to five times stipend
Meal MoneyFunds added to pay check 
Individual Pager 
RetirementResidents and Fellows are eligible for the University's retirement matching savings plan

For more information:

Please visit the University of Kentucky GME Department Stipends & Benefits webpage