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Discover your true calling at EKU. Choose from a variety of in-demand and nationally recognized academic programs, from associate to doctoral degrees. 

The School of Opportunity

At Eastern Kentucky University, we take pride in providing an excellent educational experience for students from all walks of life. With comfortable and convenient campus housing options, competitive financial aid packages, and an abundance of student life experiences, you are sure to find your place at EKU.
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Virtual Tour

Experience EKU at your convenience using our Virtual Tour. You’ll find information about campus housing, academic buildings, athletic facilities and so much more. After taking the virtual tour, be sure to schedule a time to visit campus and apply for admission.


EKU graduates employed full time 6 months after graduation


First-Generation College Students


EKU Stories

EKU Invests in Student Experiences With Big Events

Eastern Kentucky University will be buzzing with exciting events throughout the spring semester as a part of the Exceptional Eastern Experience (E3) initiative.

EKU Commemorates Black History Month

The Center for Inclusive Excellence and Global Engagement and the Division of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Student Life at Eastern Kentucky University welcomes the convening and connection of community with several events to celebrate Black History Month.

All "A" Classic Returns to EKU for the 27th time

Eastern Kentucky University will host the 2023 All “A” Classic for the 27th time at the Baptist Health Arena inside Alumni Coliseum.

Smiling graduates with diplomas walking down aisle during commencement ceremony

2022 Fall Commencement

Congratulations Fall 2022 graduates! We celebrated over 1,200 EKU students during two fall commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 3. Peers, friends and families gathered at Alumni Coliseum to honor graduates from the university’s six academic colleges. Among the top awarded degrees were psychology, occupational safety, criminal justice, nursing and aviation.​

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PGA Golf Management

EKU offers the only accredited PGA golf management program in the region. Featuring a 100% job placement upon graduation, EKU is the premier destination for golf management.