Eastern Kentucky University

Richmond, Kentucky

Overview

Address521 Lancaster Ave
School Websitewww.eku.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Distant

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Eastern Kentucky University is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Richmond, undefined that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 9,117 students applied to Eastern Kentucky University. Of those students, 7,958 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Eastern Kentucky University was $8,996, in addition to fees of $670. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Eastern Kentucky University.

Eastern Kentucky University has a 51% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Eastern Kentucky University acceptance rate is 87%. To put this into perspective, 7,958 of the 9,117 students who applied to Eastern Kentucky University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Eastern Kentucky University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Eastern Kentucky University had an SAT score between the range of 1,020 and 1,190. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Eastern Kentucky University was between 20 and 26 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Eastern Kentucky University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Eastern Kentucky University, the tuition for in-state residents is $8,996. Combined with fees of $670, room and board costs of $10,040, other expenses of $2,800 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $19,444 in tuition.

Students at Eastern Kentucky University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Eastern Kentucky University was $4,619 last year. with 49% of students were awarded federal aid.

Eastern Kentucky University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio15:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Eastern Kentucky University.

Eastern Kentucky University has a good gender split, with 58% of undergraduates being female and 42% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are undefined residents; in fact, 88% of all students reside in undefined. However, 11% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Eastern Kentucky University is 15:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Eastern Kentucky University to thrive in your studies.

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