Your Hometown University

The EKU Manchester Regional Campus offers services ranging from credit and non-credit programming, adult education including GED classes, community and workforce education, and conferencing and events. The new $12.5 million, 48,636-square-foot facility opened June 2009. The state-of-the-art facility has three floors housing a 28-seat computer lab, a 26-computer Resource Commons, a group study room (Learning Commons), wet and dry science labs, 11 fully-equipped lecture classrooms, 5 Interactive TV (ITV) rooms, seventeen offices, bookstore, and a 5,200 square foot meeting/multi-purpose space with a catering kitchen.

EKU Manchester can plan and coordinate campus facilities and services for conferences, workshops, seminars, fairs, expositions, banquets, receptions, camps, and much more. Our facility offers your group the ambiance of an academic setting with all the amenities of a full-service conference center. This structure allows for the expansion of numerous post-secondary and lifelong learning possibilities for the citizens of Clay County and the entire region.

Points of Pride

  • $12.5 million facility
  • 48,636 square feet
  • Computer Labs
  • Five ITV Classrooms and two mobile rooms
  • State-of-the-art Classrooms
  • On-site Bookstore
  • 5,200 square feet Conference and Events Center
  • Home of Clay County Adult Education

“I always thought about Martin Luther King’s ‘I Have A Dream’ speech,” Stivers said. “Today I can stand before you and say, with the completion and opening of this building, that dream has come true.”

Senator Robert Stivers, Grand Opening held June 8, 2009