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EKU Manchester Campus

We’re available and ready to help!  EKU Manchester is now open to walk-in student support Monday – Thursday, 7:30 am – 5:00 pm thru January 14. We are also continuing to support students remotely when possible.  Call (606) 598-8122 or email to set up your Advising Appointment or for questions about enrolling today!

Click here to view our Spring 2021 EKU Manchester Schedule.  The Spring 2021 undergraduate admission deadline has been extended to January 10, 2021 and it is free to apply for all undergraduate admissions, including transfer and re-admit.  Click here to apply today! 


If your application is still incomplete, you can take the next step by submitting required documents. To see what documents are needed to complete your application, login to your admission portal here: To login, you will enter the email and password you used to submit your admissions application. For incoming freshmen, you can request your official high school transcript electronically through Parchment or notify your school counselor to send us your transcript. Transcripts can be sent to For incoming transfer or returning students, you can request your official college transcript through National Student Clearinghouse here: or order directly from your previous institution following the directions on the Office of the Registrar’s website.

New Student Orientation

The spring 2021 new student orientation for our Manchester campus incoming and transfer students is scheduled for January 7, 2021 beginning at 9:00 am. This is a virtual orientation. Login to your admission portal and select the orientation tab to register:  To login, you will enter the email and password you used to submit your admissions application.

EKU Direct & EKU Student Email

If you have been admitted and need to set up your EKU Direct and EKU student email, please log in to your Admissions Portal here: To login, you will enter the email and password you used to submit your admissions application. Choose your application on the screen and it will open to the welcome page #COLONELNATION. On that page, choose the EKU Direct tab. Once you see a student number, password and student email, you can use the directions in blue at the bottom to first set up your EKU Direct account (administrative site that you add classes, etc. online), then you can set up your student email.  Click here for: EKU Degree Works Tutorial

Fall 2021 New Students Scholarships

For incoming freshmen planning to enroll in the fall 2021 term, the admission deadline is February 1 for merit scholarship consideration. You must be admitted by this date in order to be automatically considered for merit scholarships. The fall 2021 undergraduate admission deadline is August 1, 2021. For a complete list of important dates and deadlines, visit:

2020 High School Graduates

Did you not attend any college for Fall 2020 and did EKU offer you a merit scholarship for Fall 2020?  You can still take advantage of the academic merit scholarship you were offered for the fall semester if you’d like to now start classes at EKU in January. Simply switch your application to the Spring 2021 semester at Change Application Term and we’ll take it from there. Your scholarship will automatically be applied to your account and you’ll hear from us about how to get started at EKU.  Spring classes begin January 19. It’s not too late to take the next step toward your future. 

EKU Dual Credit

EKU Dual Credit allows qualifying high school juniors and seniors to earn Up To $2,400 for College, AND… they can SAVE thousands in tuition!  High School Juniors and Seniors: Interested in taking Dual Credit classes during at Spring 2021 term at EKU?  No ACT required for admission! Apply today at and register for our next Dual Credit Orientation on January 4 at 3 pm here:

EKU Manchester Programs

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