Lexington Universal Academy is an independent Islamic school founded by the Islamic Society of Central Kentucky (ISCK) in 2003. Lexington Universal Academy is committed to providing students with an excellent academic education and firm foundation in moral and ethical values. Lexington Universal Academy fosters a dedication to God through virtuous living in a progressive Islamic environment.
LUA's initial construction began in January 2003 until October of that same year. LUA was built on about 2 acres of land alongside one of Lexington's major roads, Nicholasville Rd.