LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – University of Kentucky students are returning to campus while COVID-19 cases spike throughout Kentucky.

UK has issued its updated COVID plan for the semester.

University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto said his goal is to continue to manage the virus.

“The virus is here to stay, at least for the foreseeable future. The goal now is to continue its transition to being a virus that we can manage,” Capilouto said.

UK COVID-19 updates