About Midway

About Midway

Thank you for visiting us to find out more about Midway University.

We are a private, liberal arts-based institution with career-focused majors. We are both Kentucky’s only Women’s College and a leader in co-ed accelerated programs for adult learners. Our students are from all across the United States and many international countries. Our story is a unique one born out of an idea to educate orphaned women.

Our beautiful campus is located on 200 acres in Midway, Kentucky in Woodford County and is a working horse farm. Just fifteen minutes from Lexington, our campus is in the center of Kentucky’s internationally renowned horse country and Is surround by some of the top Thoroughbred farms in he world.

Midway, Kentucky is a quaint, historic town which was founded by a railroad company in the 1830s. The trains still run through town, and our campus daily. Downtown Midway is known as a regional dining destination and its unique boutiques that draw visitors daily.

Midway University hosts events on campus each semester for our students and many are open to the Midway community. Each summer Midway University and Renaissance Midway, a nonprofit community organization, hosts Francisco’s Farm Arts Festival , which is a juried arts festival. Annually more than 5,000 visitors come to campus over the two-day festival.

Please continue exploring this section of our website to learn more about our story, events, recent news, and our community.