Kentucky State University is on a 916-acre campus in a small town setting in Frankfort, KY, not far from Louisville. There are many activities and organizations for Kentucky State University students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Kentucky State University also has fraternities and sororities.
Kentucky State University has a thriving Collegiate100. In fact, more students participate in Collegiate100 than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Kentucky State University include Alpha Phi Omega, Drive Our Peer Education (DOPE), Student Ambassadors and Alpha Phi Alpha.
Kentucky State University students' favorite campus traditions are Homecoming Step Show, Homecoming Fashion Shows and Central State Basketball Games.
Kentucky State University offers housing for students. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Kentucky State University students live on campus. In 2021, 61% of undergrads at Kentucky State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 38.92% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Kentucky State University. There are 922 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,148 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 882 students chose to live on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Kentucky State University offers coed housing.
At Kentucky State University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Kentucky State University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Track And Field||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 2||NCAA Division 2||√||√|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Kentucky State University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Kentucky State University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Kentucky State University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Kentucky State University, take Interstate 64 to Frankfort, KY. If you need to fly, book your flight to Blue Grass airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Kentucky State University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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