Eastern Kentucky University

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Eastern Kentucky University
MottoWhere Students and Learning Come First
TypePublic
Established1874/1906 [1]
Endowment$60,725,631
PresidentMichael T. Benson
ProvostJerry Pogatshnik (interim)
Academic staff
687 full-time[2]
Administrative staff
1,554 full-time [2]
Students16,881[3]
Undergraduates14,293[3]
Postgraduates2,588[3]
Location, ,
ColorsMaroon and White [4]
         
MascotColonels
Websitewww.eku.edu

Eastern Kentucky University is a university in Kentucky in the United States. Eastern Kentucky's athletics teams are called the Colonels and they have 15 varsity teams and have a rivalry with Western Kentucky University. The president of Eastern Kentucky is Dr. Charles Doug Whitlock.

References[change | change source]

  1. Great Journeys Begin Here. "About EKU | Eastern Kentucky University | Eastern Kentucky University". Eku.edu. Retrieved 2015-10-26.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "EKU Fact Book". Eastern Kentucky University Institutional Research. 2015.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 As of fall 2016. "Student headcount by level: All public institutions (2006-16)" (PDF). Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education. Commonwealth of Kentucky. Retrieved 4 March 2018.
  4. EKU Visual Identity (PDF). EKU. Retrieved 2015-10-26.

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