New Student Orientation

Throughout this summer, #FutureColonels are on the Campus Beautiful for new student orientation. If you’re planning to attend EKU this fall and have not yet registered for orientation, sign up at to get off on the right foot for your college career.


Enjoy these scenes from orientation captured by Staff Photographer Carsen Bryant and Student Photographer Julia Hickey.

An Orientation Leader guides their group through The Campus Beautiful

Freshmen students meet with their orientation leader

A group of students walking through The Campus Beautiful

New students tour dorm room

Students meeting with EKU staff during orientation

Students meeting with EKU staff during orientation holding Class of 2021 banner

Students queue outside the EKU Bookstore

Orientation leaders introduce themselves to new students

Student listen during orientation presentation session

Student stands and smiles during orientation session

New students walking down stairwell of Powel Student Center

A group of new students pose in front of the Daniel Boone Monument

An orientation group listening to leaders during campus tour

Student is assisted by EKU Staff during orientation