University News

National Distinctions "Points of Pride" for EKU

Eastern Kentucky University has achieved national distinction on numerous fronts in recent years.

Several well-known national publications rank EKU among the nation’s best for academic excellence, as a place to work, and for its services to military veterans, among other reasons.

Fall Enrollment Up 2% to 16,515

Eastern Kentucky University’s fall enrollment is at 16,515, up 2 percent from this date last year, one of the larger increases among Kentucky’s public universities.

Large Animal Rescue Training to Return to EKU in 2011

First responders, emergency medical technicians, veterinarians, firefighters, and other emergency/rescue personnel are encouraged to register for one of the best annual training opportunities in the U.S. – the Technical Large-Animal Emergency Rescue Training provided cooperatively by USRider and Eastern Kentucky University.