Academic Catalog

Office of Admissions

EKU Campus

Whitlock 112
(859) 622-2106

The Office of Admissions is responsible for recruitment and admission of qualified undergraduate students to EKU. This office is also responsible for the processing of applications for new as well as readmitted, transfer, and international students. Students who have questions regarding their residency status may address their inquiry to the Office of Admissions (


Orientation is phase one of the first year experience for new students. During Orientation, students and families visit campus, meet with faculty, staff, and students, and learn more about life at Eastern Kentucky University. Students also register for their first semester of classes. Representatives from many areas are available during Orientation to answer questions about financial aid, tuition payment, housing, dining services, and tutoring services. There are various dates and schedules for first year, transfer and high achiever students.