Overview

Applicants
6,928
Acceptance Rate
69%

Test Scores

SAT Reading
440 - 450
SAT Math
440 - 450
ACT Composite
18 - 24

Deadlines


Regular
August 1

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Academic GPA
Standardized Test Scores

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
17:1
Total Faculty
1,010
with Terminal Degree
479

522
Women
488
Men
93
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years


Degrees

Associate
Bachelor's
Certificate
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

Prominent Alumni


Sam Champion
Good Morning America, ABC News

Stephen Pence
Lt. Governor of Kentucky

Dr. Robyn Hatley
Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, Med Co of GA

Lee Majors
Film/Television Actor

Don Bornhorst
President, Comair (A Delta Connection

Dr. Larry S. Fields
Board Chair, American Academy of Family Physicians

Dr. W. Hubert Keen
President, State University of New York-Farmingdal

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Apr 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,704

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,457

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,676

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$14,976

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
65%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$4,473

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$6,080
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$16,612
Required Fees
$460
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$800

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans
FFEL PLUS loans
FFEL Subsidized Stafford Loans
FFEL Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
12,976
Out of State
13%

International
Foreign Countries Represented
36

Demographics

58% female
42% male
13% are out of state
85% are full time
15% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
29%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
69%

Campus Environment
Suburban
Fire safety rating
90

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male
Frat Sorority
International Student

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Project SUCCESS

Type of Program
For LD/ADD Only

Director
Teresa Belluscio

College Entrance Tests Required
Yes

Interview Required
Yes

Documentation Requred for LD
Adult scales for both Aptitude and Achievement; ususally the WAIS and the Woodcock-Johnson test of Achievement

Documentation Requred for ADHD
Specific details of diagnosis describing functional limitations, please refer to our " AD/HD Disability Documentation Guidelines" on website.

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
No

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
178
Number of Honor Societies
30

Number of Social Sororities
13
Number of Religious Organizations
11

10% join a fraternity
7% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division I

Men's Sports (Colonels)
9 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Colonels)
10 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
LGBT Support Groups: Pride Alliance - www.pridealliance.eku.edu

Minority Support Groups: Association of Black Collegians, Council on International Affairs, EKU Gospel Ensemble, International Student Association, Japan/American Association, Korean American Association

Army ROTC Offered on-campus

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
93

Average Number of PC's per Lab
19

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
60%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Lenovo, Gateway, HP, Dell, Accent Systems, Apple

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Stephen Byrn
Director of Admissions

Address
Student Services Building 112
521 Lancaster Avenue
Richmond, KY 40475

Phone
859-622-2106

Email
stephen.byrn@eku.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Student Wellness Center (New)
Library Cafe (New)
Student Services Building (New)
First Weekend Events

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Red River Gorge
Kentucky Horse Park
Berea, Kentucky Arts and Crafts
Fayette Mall and Hamburg Pavilion (Lexington, KY)

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 10 am and 2 pm M-F
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Advance Notice
3 weeks

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Varies

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxis, Shuttle Buses on-campus, Greyhound Bus Airport: Bluegrass Field, Lexington, KY (35 miles)

Driving Instructions to Campus
Interstate 75, Exit 87: Hwy 876 East to Lancaster Rd.

Local Accommodations
Bennett House Bed and Breakfast, Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Jameson Inn, Best Western Holiday Plaza, Comfort Suites, Red Roof Inn, Knights Inn, Ramada Limited