Diversity at EKU
Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) will be an accessible, nurturing, and academically rigorous center of learning and scholarship that transforms lives and communities and enables them to adapt and succeed in a dynamic, global society.
The Alphabet Center A resource center led by activists dedicated to providing a safe and affirming space for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, questioning, intersex, and all students, faculty, and staff. Our mission is being a source of sanctuary for students, faculty, and staff. Located in Weaver 305. Spring 2017 meetings will be held every Thursdays at 8:00 pm.
Center for Student Accessibility - (CSA) provides equal access to the campus at large; including work and educational environments, the physical campus, and access to university related programs and activities.
Colonel's Cupboard - Provides emergency food boxes to currently enrolled students of the University (full or part-time) in need. The Cupboard also provides referrals to social service agencies to all students that may assist them or someone they know that is in need.
Community Services - Coordinate a variety of service opportunities throughout the year that EKU students, faculty, and staff can participate in both on and off campus.
NOVA - Support for first generation students with financial and academic need.
Student Rights & Responsibilities - Educational outreach program and a fair and impartial student judicial system for students, faculty and staff.
Study Abroad - EKU has a number of study abroad affiliates or exchange programs to choose from. Go for a short term program in Summer or Winter Break, OR choose a longer program that is Full Semester or Academic Year!
MENTORING, STUDYING AND SUPPORT PROGRAMS:
Health Sciences Learning Resource Center (HSLRC) - 3rd Floor Rowlett Building
Noel Studio for Academic Creativity - Services for Students/Student focused integrated support for writing, communication and research.
Tutoring Services - Free one-on-one tutoring, academic workshops, and group study sessions for multiple specific courses while integrating study skills and time management skills.
FACULTY AND STAFF RESOURCES:
Center for Student Accessibility - (CSA) provides equal access to the campus at large; including work and educational environments, the physical campus, and access to university related programs and activities.Kentucky Latino Education Alliance - K’LEA is a cross sector, cross-agency partnership dedicated to increase the number of Latinos who obtain a high-quality degree or credential in Kentucky.