Non-Degree Students

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Eastern Kentucky University offers an exceptional educational experience for students who are interested in attending college but do not plan to pursue a degree right away.

To apply as a non-degree seeking student

  1. Complete the EKU online application.
  2. Provide proof of high school graduation.

Additional information to consider

  • Students who later decide to pursue degrees must reapply as degree-seeking students.
  • Enrollment in courses as a non-degree seeking student may require meeting course prerequisites.
  • Non-degree seeking students must meet with an academic advisor to register for classes.
  • Non-degree seeing students are not eligible to receive financial assistance awards.