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Welcome to Kentucky State University. Located in Frankfort, the state’s capital city, KSU has a 130-year tradition of educating students to make a difference in the world.

Our primary focus is attracting and educating talented students by having a dedicated staff and faculty with the diverse backgrounds and experiences to deliver on that commitment.

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Kentucky State University provides a comprehensive education that will not only provide a degree, but will prepare you for a lifetime of learning. Small classes and accessible faculty make Kentucky State a great place to learn and grow. KSU offers its students a wide variety of great degree options.

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Campus News

Greetings from Interim President

Dear Faculty and Staff,

Welcome back to campus for the 2016-2017 academic year! As you know, we continue to celebrate our 130th anniversary. I hope you enjoyed a summer filled with fun, family, and relaxation. It was a pleasure meeting and speaking with many of you this past Monday at the Fall Faculty and Staff Institute. I am truly honored to serve as Interim President of Kentucky State University. Read More

E-textbook Options for Students

Kentucky State University (KSU) is making college more affordable for students. KSU has partnered with Pearson, a global learning company, to offer e-textbooks to all KSU students.

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Important dates for KSU students

The last day for Kentucky State University students to satisfy their financial obligation is August 26th.   If the financial obligation is not met, students will be dropped from classes and they will be asked to vacate their residence hall by August 29th.  Students are encouraged to contact financial aid or the bursar’s office by calling (502) 597-6000 if they have questions.   Read More

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