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Take the next step toward your future at Eastern Kentucky University. Applying is simple and straightforward – there is no application fee, and the entire process can be completed online. Get started now!

How to Apply

  1. Fill out the online application. It’s free and only takes a few minutes.
  2. Send us your high school transcript.

That’s it! Your application will be reviewed, and you’ll receive notification from EKU within 2-3 business days.
For assistance with submitting the online application, please email

Admission Eligibility

All students must have a minimum high school GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale:

  • 2.5 or higher cumulative high school GPA (unweighted) for standard admission
  • 2.00-2.49 cumulative high school GPA (unweighted) for Success First admission

ACT or SAT test scores are not required for admissions. However, students are encouraged to submit scores for proper course placement in English, math and reading courses.

For any questions or assistance with applying, please contact us or call 859-622-2106 during regular business hours.