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Visiting Students

students on campus with Keene Johnson building in the backgroundEKU welcomes students who are pursuing degrees at other institutions and who would like to enroll at EKU for the purpose of transferring EKU credits back to their home institution.

To apply as a visiting student:

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Provide verification of good standing from home institution.

For assistance with completing the online application or to request a paper application, please email

Please note that to enroll in courses you must provide evidence that you meet the stated course prerequisites. Financial aid is not available to visiting students. Students who wish to transfer to EKU must reapply as a degree-seeking transfer student.

Application deadlines are:

  • August 1 for Fall term
  • December 1 for Spring term 
  • May 1 for Summer I
  • June 15 for Summer II