Information Technology A to Z Index

Applying for Admission in EKUDirect

• Visit:
• Click on “Apply Now” button at top of page


Creating your Account 

  • Click Create an Account (this must be completed before you can apply)

Secure this information for logging back in, changing your information, etc...

Creating your ID:

  • Combination of numbers and letters
  • 9 characters
  • No spaces

Creating your PIN: 

  • Numbers only
  • 6 numbers

Login to Online Application Site

Create Your Application

  • Click New 

  • Select your admission type (for this example we select a non-traditional student)

  • Select the appropriate category that applies to you

  • Select the appropriate semester

  • This step assigns a name to your account
  • When complete, click on Fill Out Application button

Personal Information

  • Fill out all information
  • Fields with a red asterisk (*) are required fields

  • Select Continue when complete, or Finish Later to return at a later time

Planned Course of Study

  • Select your area of concentration from the drop down menu
  • Use arrow keys to view all programs

Permanent Street Address

This information determines your in-state or out-of-state residency for tuition expense.

Mailing Address

This is the address for receiving mail from EKU.

High School

  • Enter High School code
  • Select Lookup High School Code to secure information

  • Select state
  • Select city

  • Enter information for High School
  • Select Continue at bottom of screen


If you are a new admit, this step is not relevant. If you are a transfer student you will fill the college section following the same procedure as the High School section.

More About YOU

EKU offers many programs and services especially for you. This section is where you enter information about:

To select multiple categories in the drop down menu, press CTRL key.

  • Select Continue when complete


Your application is almost complete when you see this screen. 

  • The submission requires an electronic signature
  • Click Application is Complete at the bottom to finish the application 

Support Articles

Student Passwords & Accounts


Include your official EKU email, and an IT Tech will reach out to you for assistance.

Contact Information

Admissions Office