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Northern Kentucky University

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

NKU Address

General info:(859) 572-5100
Financial aid office:(859) 572-5143
Admissions office:(859) 572-5220University Homepage

Tuition + NKU Housing (2013-2014)

Undergrad Application Fee: $40
Grad Application Fee:$40

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:1,820
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 14,695
# of Grad students: 3,209
# of Part time: 68
Total Students: 17,904




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

66% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $1,225

61% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $1,821

49% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $4,201

60% receive student loans and the average amount is $5,891Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Master's Colleges and Universities (larger programs)
Masters Colleges and Universities I

Special Programs

Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: Yes
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

51% men vs 44% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:2,731
Women Applicants:4,333
Men Admitted:1,397
Women Admitted:1,902

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Day Care On Campus


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• Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
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• Fine Arts and Art Studies
• Fine/Studio Arts
• Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
• Forensic Science and Technology
• French Language and Literature
• General
• Geography
• Geology/Earth Science
• German Language and Literature
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• History
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