Eastern Kentucky University

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  • 521 Lancaster Ave
  • Richmond, KY 40475
  • (859) 622-1000
  • http://www.eku.edu
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Year Founded:
1906
Religious Affiliation:
None
College Type:
Public , Suburban
Enrollment:
11166 (full time undergrad)
Tuition In State:
$8,150
Tuition Out of State:
$17,640
Division:
NCAA I-AA
Conference:
Ohio Valley Conference (Division I, Football I-AA)
This is the Eastern Kentucky University Football scholarship and program information page. Here you'll get specifics on the college and information on their Football program like who to contact about recruitment, names of ... Read More

This is the Eastern Kentucky University Football scholarship and program information page. Here you'll get specifics on the college and information on their Football program like who to contact about recruitment, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities can be had and ways to begin the recruiting process.
Eastern Kentucky University Football Program Recruiting and Coaching Personnel
For anyone who is hoping to get recruited it is critical to understand who to talk to - and NCSA provides the information you'll need. The Defensive Line Coach of the Eastern Kentucky University Football program is Walter Stewart. Other key staff are:

  • Director of Operations Kevin Cristello
  • Head Coach Mark Elder
  • Linebackers Coach Chase Gibson
  • Asst. Head Coach/Offensive Line Coach Terry Heffernan
  • Wide Receivers Coach Kevin Koger
  • Director of Recruiting Brandon Lawson
  • Defensive Coordinator Kurt Mattix
  • Special Teams/Running Backs Coach Greg Meyer
  • Offensive Coordinator Angelo Mirando
  • Co-Defensive Coordinator Shannon Morrison
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  • Tight Ends/Offensive Tackles Coach Tommy Zagorski


If you're considering becoming a part of the Eastern Kentucky University Football program they are the individuals you'll want to speak to. It's possible to choose to contact them through email utilizing the link above or call the college to obtain more information regarding the school and Football program prior to deciding whether or not it's a suitable fit for you personally.
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Athletics Information
Conference:
Ohio Valley Conference (Division I, Football I-AA)
Division:
NCAA I-AA
Athletic Director:
Mark Sandy
Football Coaching Staff
  • Kevin Cristello Director of Operations
  • Mark Elder Head Coach
  • Chase Gibson Linebackers Coach
  • Terry Heffernan Asst. Head Coach/Offensive Line Coach
  • Kevin Koger Wide Receivers Coach
  • Brandon Lawson Director of Recruiting
  • Kurt Mattix Defensive Coordinator
  • Greg Meyer Special Teams/Running Backs Coach
  • Angelo Mirando Offensive Coordinator
  • Shannon Morrison Co-Defensive Coordinator
  • Football Recruiting EKU Football Recruiting
  • Walter Stewart Defensive Line Coach
  • Tommy Zagorski Tight Ends/Offensive Tackles Coach
Sports Offered
  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Men's Basketball
  • Men's Golf
  • Men's Ice Hockey
  • Men's Tennis
  • Men's Track
  • Softball
  • Women's Basketball
  • Women's Golf
  • Women's Soccer
  • Women's Tennis
  • Women's Track
  • Women's Volleyball
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Admissions Contact Info
Admissions Toll Free Phone:
(800) 465-9191
Admissions Phone:
(859) 622-1000
Admissions Email:
admissions@eku.edu
Academic Requirements
Academic Selectivity:
Most Selective
Religious Requirements:
No
Specific Religious Requirements:
N/A
Application Information
Application Deadline:
Yes
Application Deadline Date:
Application Final Date:
August 1
Application Priority Date:
March 15 (priority)
Notification Date:
Rolling
Rolling Admissions:
No
Early Action:
No
Early Action Closing Date:
 
Early Decision:
No
Early Decision Deadline:
 
Common Application:
No
Student Body Averages
ACT
Average Freshman GPA:
2.0
Average ACT Composite:
 
Average ACT English:
0
Average ACT Math:
0
Average ACT Writing:
0
ACT 25th Percentile:
19%
ACT 75th Percentile:
24%
SAT
Average SAT 1 Combined:
0
Average SAT 1 Math:
 
Average SAT 1 Verbal:
 
SAT 25th Percentile:
860%
SAT 75th Percentile:
1105%
SAT 2 Requirements:
 
Majors
    Most Popular Majors:
  • Elementary Education, , Nursing
    Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Optometry
    Other Pre-Professional Programs:
    Combined 3-2 Programs:
  •  
    Majors Offered:
  • Accounting,
  • Agricultural Production Operations,
  • Agriculture Operations,
  • Air Transportation,
  • American Sign Language,
  • Anthropology,
  • Applied Horticulture,
  • Athletic Training, EMT Paramedic and Treatment Professions,
  • Biology,
  • Business,
  • Business Administration, Management, and Operations,
  • Business Operations Support Services,
  • Chemistry,
  • Clinical Psychology,
  • Clinical Sciences,
  • Communication Disorders Sciences,
  • Communication and Media Studies,
  • Computer Engineering Technologies,
  • Computer Science,
  • Computer and Information Sciences,
  • Construction Management,
  • Criminal Justice, Forensics and Corrections,
  • Curriculum and Instruction,
  • Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services,
  • Economics,
  • Educational Administration,
  • Engineering, Other,
  • Engineering-Related Fields,
  • Engineering-Related Technologies,
  • English Literature,
  • Environmental Control Technologies,
  • Finance,
  • Fine and Studio Arts,
  • Fire Protection,
  • Foods and Nutrition Services,
  • Geography and Cartography,
  • Geology,
  • Global Studies,
  • Graphic Communications,
  • Health and Medical Administrative Services,
  • History,
  • Homeland Security,
  • Human Development and Family Studies,
  • Industrial Production Technologies,
  • Insurance,
  • Interdisciplinary Studies, Other,
  • Journalism,
  • Legal Support Services,
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences,
  • Management Information Systems,
  • Marketing,
  • Mathematics,
  • Medical Preparatory Programs,
  • Mental and Social Health Services,
  • Music,
  • Natural Resources Conservation and Research,
  • Nursing,
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management,
  • Philosophy,
  • Physical Education, Kinesiology and Exercise Science,
  • Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Professions,
  • Physics,
  • Political Science and Government,
  • Protective Services, Other,
  • Psychology,
  • Psychology, Other,
  • Public Administration,
  • Public Health,
  • Public Relations and Advertising,
  • Quality Control and Safety Technologies,
  • Radio, Television, and Digital Communication,
  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing,
  • Romance Linguistics,
  • Social Work,
  • Sociology,
  • Special Education,
  • Specialized Sales and Merchandising,
  • Statistics,
  • Student Counseling,
  • Teacher Development Methods,
  • Teacher Development Specific Subjects,
  • Wildlife Management,
Location
City/Town Situated In:
Richmond, KY
Population:
27152
Major City Closest To School:
Lexington, KY
Distance Of Major City:
25 Miles
Closest International Airport:
Lexington, KY
Distance To International Airport:
25 Miles
Closest Other Airport:
Cincinnati, OH
Distance To Other Airport:
102 Miles
Location Description:

628-acre campus in Richmond (population: 27,152), 30 miles from Lexington; branch campuses in Corbin, Danville, Manchester, and Somerset. Served by bus; major airport serves Lexington.

Demographics
Male:
44.21%
Female:
55.79%
African American:
5.70%
Asian American:
1.37%
Caucasian:
85.44%
Hispanic:
1.70%
International:
1.06%
Other:
4.73%
Student Faculty Ratio:
16:1
Out State Freshmen:
7%
Campus Size:
628 acres
Campus Life
Freshmen In School Housing:
66%
Students Live On Campus:
26%
Students Live Off Campus:
74%
Students Live On Campus During Weekends:
40%
Housing Types:
  • Coed dorms, Single-student apartments, Married-student apartments, Special housing for disabled students
Fraternities & Sororities
Fraternities & Sororities:
Y
Number Of Fraternities:
16
Number Of Sororities:
14
Join Fraternities:
10%
Join Sororities:
7%
ROTC
Air Force ROTC:
 
Navy ROTC:
Not Offered
Army ROTC:
On Campus
Financial Aid
Financial Aid Toll Free Number:
 
Financial Aid Phone:
(859) 622-2361
Financial Aid Email:
finaid@eku.edu
Aid Notification Date:
 
Financial Aid Forms:
FAFSA
Tuition Instate:
$8,150
Tuition Out of State:
$17,640
Room & Board:
$8,222
Average Debt On Graduation:
$12,588
Scholarship Numbers
FTF = First Time Freshmen
FTU = Full Time Undergraduate
Average Non-Need Based Athletic Grant and Scholarship Amount:
FTF :$11,316
FTU : $13,429
Number of Students Who Received Non-Need Based Athletic Grants and Scholarships:
FTF :29
FTU : 156
Average Non-Need Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$5,797
FTU : $5,126
Average Need-Based Loan Amount:
FTF :$2,405
FTU : $3,652
Average Need-Based-Self-Help-Award Amount:
FTF :$3,307
FTU : $4,139
Average Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$6,517
FTU : $5,949
Average Financial Aid Package:
FTF :$10,719
FTU : $10,183
Average Percentage Of Need Met (Based on EFC):
FTF :84%
FTU : 83%
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