The Bulletin is published (via web) each semester by the Office of the University Registrar, Division of Student Affairs, Academic Services Building, Suite 323.


Address inquiries concerning:

  • Admissions “information”, campus tours, Kentucky Residency and transfer of credits to the Office of Admissions, Kentucky State University, 400 East Main Street – ASB 349, Frankfort, KY 40601. Phone:  (502) 597-6813.
  • Financial aid, scholarships, and loans to the Office of Financial Aid, Kentucky State University, 400 East Main Street – ASB 349, Frankfort, KY 40601. Phone:  (502) 597-5960.  Fax: (502) 597-5950.
  • Athletics.  Director of Athletics, Kentucky State University, 400 East Main Street – Exum Center, Frankfort, KY 40601.  Phone:  (502) 597-6011.
  • Graduate study.   Graduate Studies,  Kentucky State University, 400 East Main Street – ASB 256, Frankfort, KY 40601. Phone:  (502) 597-4723.  Fax: (502) 597-5950.
  • The University Switchboard number is (502) 597-6000.

Accredited By

The Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Belle S. Wheelen, Ph.D. President
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, Georgia 30033
Phone:  (404) 679 – 4500

Web address:

For information regarding accreditation or to review copies of the accreditation documents, contact the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Kentucky State University, 400 East Main Street, Hume Hall 202, Frankfort, KY 40601.  Phone:  (502) 597-5531.  Fax: (502) 597-6409.


While every effort is made to provide accurate and up-to-date information, the University reserves the right to change, without notice, statements in the Bulletin series which include, but are not limited to rules, policies, procedures, fees, curricula, courses, programs, activities, services, schedules, course availability, or other matters. For example, programs may be modified due to limited resources or facilities, unavailability of faculty, insufficient enrollment, or other such reasons as the University deems necessary.

Please note that editions of this Bulletin prior to 2013-2014 were titled the “Kentucky State University Catalogue.”

Equal Education and Employment Institution

Operating under nondiscrimination provisions of Titles VI, VII, of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended and IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 as amended. Executive Order 11246, Vocational Rehabilitation Act Section 504, Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Act, and Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 as related to admissions, treatment of students, and employment practices. It is the policy of this institution that there shall be no unlawful discrimination against any individual at Kentucky State University because of race, color, creed, sex, age, national origin, handicap or status as a veteran. Kentucky State University will not tolerate sexual harassment of any form in its programs and activities, and prohibits discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation in employment and admissions. The nondiscrimination policy applies to all students, faculty, staff, employees and applicants. Complaints of possible sex and other forms of discrimination should be referred to:

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action

Kentucky State University
Office of Human Resources
400 East Main Street
Academic Services Building 429
Frankfort, KY  40601
Phone:  (502) 597-6667
Fax:  (502) 597-6450

Students. Title IX issues for students should be forwarded to Candice Love Jackson, PhD, Chief of Operations, 201 Hume Hall, 502-597-7008.

Employees.  Title IX issues for employees should be forwarded to Rayla Smoot, Director of Human Resources, Academic Services Building, Suite 429, (502) 597-6438.


The United States Department of Education
Office of Civil Rights
400 Maryland Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20202
Phone:  (800) 421-3481

Web Address:

Policy Information on the Americans with Disabilities Act may be obtained from

Kentucky State University
Assistant Director of Human Resources/Disability Services
Office of Human Resources
400 East Main Street
Academic Services Building 429
Frankfort, KY  40601
Phone:  (502) 597-6863
Fax:  (502) 597-6450