EKU What's Next Checklist

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Congratulations on your acceptance to EKU! Now that you’re a #FutureColonel, here are a few things you’ll need to do to ensure you’re ready to go when classes start. ______


______ ASAP: Access your EKU email and activate two-factor authentication: go.eku.edu/email ______ OCTOBER: Complete the FAFSA as soon as possible after Oct. 1 ______ JANUARY: Housing applications open ______ JANUARY 15: Deadline for Honors Program applications ______ FEBRUARY 1: Deadline for Foundation scholarship applications. You must be admitted to EKU on or before this date for priority consideration for scholarships. ______ FEBRUARY: Orientation/testing registration opens online ______ LATE SPRING: Expect to receive your financial aid award letter ______ MAY: Send in dual credit college transcripts ______ MAY-JULY: Attend New Student Orientation ______ AUGUST: Attend Big E Welcome, move in and begin classes!

DATES TO REMEMBER OCTOBER 1 The financial aid application for students planning to start in the fall can be completed at FAFSA.gov. FEBRUARY 1 Deadline for Foundation scholarship applications. You must be admitted to EKU on or before this date for priority consideration for scholarships. MARCH 1 This is the priority deadline to submit new ACT scores or GPA to be considered for an upgrade to the scholarship you have already been awarded. MAY 1 All merit scholarship offers must be accepted in EKU Direct by this date. You will lose the merit scholarship if it is not accepted in EKU Direct by May 1.

* Dates are subject to change. For up to the minute information, visit go.eku.edu/next.


ADMISSIONS Whitlock, Room 112, 859-622-2106 go.eku.edu/admissions

COLONEL CARD AND DINING EKU Card Services, 859-622-2179 go.eku.edu/mealplans

BOOKS Campus Bookstore, 859-622-2696 shopeku.com

FINANCIAL AID Whitlock, Room 251, 859-622-2361 go.eku.edu/aid

CENTER FOR STUDENT ACCESSIBILITY Whitlock, Room 361, 859-622-2933 go.eku.edu/csa

HOUSING Whitlock, Room 552, 859-622-1515 go.eku.edu/housing

PARKING PERMIT Commonwealth, 2nd Floor, Suite A 859-622-PARK (7275) go.eku.edu/park STUDENT ACCOUNTING SERVICES Whitlock, Room 210, 859-622-1232 go.eku.edu/payment STUDENT LIFE Powell Student Center, Room 152 859-622-3855 go.eku.edu/life


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