400 East Main Street, suite 312, Frankfort, KY 40601 502-597-6813
http://www.kysu.edu admissions@kysu.edu
About Kentucky State University
  • Year of Foundation 1886
  • Size of Campus 915 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,227
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58%, 42%, 41%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $5,460 in-state, $14,154 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $6,480
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 2,326
Kentucky State University, building on its legacy of achievement as a historically black, liberal arts, and 1890 land-grant university, affords access to and prepares a diverse student population of traditional and non-traditional students to compete in a multifaceted, ever-changing global society by providing student-centered learning while integrating teaching, research, and service through high-quality undergraduate and select graduate programs.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Number of sororities 5
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, dress/hair code
  • Number of frats 6
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Setting Urban
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus N/A
  • Public Transportation to the University N/A
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Louisville International Airport, Lexington Bluegrass Airport
Student Housing
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 43%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (58%), men's dorms (42%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 6
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, library, student center
  • Museums N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 846
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Basic Services Provided health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 326,510
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 200
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 75
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,549
  • OS of Wifi Network Other
  • Counseling Services career, academic
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 15
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 457,841
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Kentucky )
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
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