Our simple application process is the first step to becoming a Colonel. Students will need to submit:
- Our free online application
- Official high school transcripts (optional)
Freshman Admission Standards
Standard Admission: 2.5 or greater high school cumulative GPA (unweighted)
Success First Admission: 2.00-2.49 high school cumulative GPA (unweighted)
*All students must have a minimum high school GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale. While test scores are not required for admissions purposes, students are encouraged to submit test scores for proper course placement in English and mathematics courses.
EKU is committed to remaining a School of Opportunity for all. Our affordable tuition rates help students succeed without breaking the bank.
Full-Time Kentucky Students: $9,544/year
More information about in-state tuition is available here.
Full-Time Out-of-State Students: $10,500/year
More information about out-of-state tuition is available here.
The EKU Advantage
EKU is proud to offer the EKU Advantage, a toolbox of incentives and initiatives to help students find a clear and affordable path to a degree.
- No application fees
- Free books for undergraduates through EKU BookSmart
- New merit scholarships
- New online programs
- And more!
Join Us for a School Counselor Visit
Come see for yourself why we call it the Campus Beautiful. Our School Counselor campus visits last approximately 1.5 hours and include an information session delivered by Admissions as well as a guided walking tour led by a current EKU student. Contact us for more information.