Virtual Admissions Services
Due to COVID-19, the Office of Admissions and Welcome Center are closed to the public but our staff is still available to assist you by phone, email, or a virtual meeting! Below is immediate contact information as well as responses to some Frequently Asked Questions that we encourage you to review.
Email us: email@example.com
Text us: 859-544-2070
The Admissions Office will also be texting updates to students who have given explicit permission to receive text messages. If you have not already given permission to receive text messages, you may do so here. Visit us here or connect with us on social media for the latest updates.
The safety of our #futurecolonels and families is our priority.
Live Chat Sessions
These sessions are facilitated by the Admissions team in real time and are designed to be interactive and engaging. Each session is geared towards a particular group or topic. You can also schedule an online appointment with your Admissions Counselor for personalized support and help!
|Chat Session||Group or Topic|
|Wednesday, April 1, 5:00-7:00 pm EST||Admitted Seniors|
|Tuesday, April 7, 10:30-11:30 am EST||Parent and Guardians|
|Thursday, April 9, 2:00-3:00 pm EST||High School Counselors, College and Career Coaches, and related roles|
|Tuesday, April 14, 9:30-10:30 am EST||Financial Aid and Scholarships|
|Thursday, April 16, 1:00-2:00 pm EST||Housing|
|Tuesday, April 21, 3:00-4:00 pm EST||Orientation|
|Tuesday, April 28, 2:30-3:30 pm EST||General Information and All Question Types|
|Tuesday, May 5, 3:00-4:00 pm EST||Juniors (Rising Seniors)|
Virtual Campus Visits
Campus may be closed but we still want you to "see" what EKU has to offer and get your questions answered! These virtual visits are facilitated by Chris Butcher, Coordinator for Campus Visit Programs, in real time and are designed to be interactive and engaging. These sessions will last aproximately one hour.
Once registered, you will receive a unique URL to your visit, so you and your family can attend together!
Online Counselor Appointments
Phone, email and text is great, but we want to get to know our #futurecolonels better and put a face to the name! Schedule an online appointment with your Admissions Counselor to get personalized support and help through the process.
Admissions Contact Information
Refer to the contact information below to reach your Admissions Counselor. Standard reply hours are Monday-Friday between 8:00-5:00 pm. We are here to help you!
Wil Thames: firstname.lastname@example.org or text 859-544-2106
Wil is the counselor for the following states: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Brandy Chamberlain: email@example.com or text 859-544-2132
Brandy is the counselor for the following Kentucky counties: Anderson, Breckinridge, Bullitt, Carroll, Franklin, Hardin, Henry, Jefferson, LaRue, Meade, Nelson, Oldham, Owen, Shelby, Spencer, Trimble, and Washington.
Stephanie Konkel: firstname.lastname@example.org or text 859-544-2104
Stephanie is the counselor for the following Kentucky counties: Adair, Bell, Boyle, Casey, Clay, Clinton, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, Lincoln, Mercer, McCreary, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Russell, Wayne, and Whitley
FeLisa Wilson: email@example.com or text 859-544-2058
Fe'Lisa is the counselor for the following states: Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Michigan, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington, D.C., and Wisconsin
Lydia Bridenbaugh: firstname.lastname@example.org or text 859-544-2168
Lydia is the counselor for the following Kentucky counties: Clark, Estill, Garrard, Madison
Trent Hurt: email@example.com or text 859-544-2152
Trent is the counselor for West Virginia and the following Kentucky counties: Bath, Boyd, Breathitt, Carter, Elliott, Fleming, Floyd, Greenup, Harlan, Johnson, Knott, Lawrence, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Lewis, Magoffin, Martin, Mason, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Pike, Powell, Rowan, Wolfe
Yeimy Piña-Perez: firstname.lastname@example.org or text 859-544-2120
Yeimy the counselor for Florida and the following Kentucky counties: Allen, Ballard, Barren, Butler, Caldwell, Calloway, Carlisle, Christian, Crittend, Cumberland, Daviess, Edmonson, Fulton, Graves, Grayson, Green, Hancock, Hart, Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins, Livington, Logan, Lyon, Marion, Marshall, McCracken, McLean, Metcalfe, Monroe, Muhlenberg, Ohio, Simpson, Taylor, Todd, Trigg, Union, Warren, and Webster
Heather Pennington: email@example.com or text 859-544-2135
Heather is the counselor for the following Kentucky counties: Boone, Bourbon, Bracken, Campbell, Gallatin, Grant, Harrison, Jessamine, Kenton, Nicholas, Pendleton, Robertson, Scott, and Woodford
Quentin Farris: firstname.lastname@example.org or text 859-544-2115
Quentin is the counselor for diverse students, Georgia, and Fayette County, KY
Events and Orientation
Allison Bullins: email@example.com or text 859-544-2055
Do you have questions about campus or virtual events, or orientation? Allison can help!
Chris Butcher, Coordinator for Campus Visit Programs: firstname.lastname@example.org or text 859-544-2172
Do you have questions about in-person or virtual campus visits? Chris can help!
Orientation is not postponed or cancelled at this time. We look forward to welcoming all of our #futurecolonels to campus this summer!