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Only minutes away from downtown Cincinnati and surrounded by distinctive neighborhoods and thriving businesses, NKU is a diverse, dynamic and great place to be. Apply today and get your application fee waived.


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Watch the Rock

Watch the Rock is a live-stream webcam to monitor activity around the Housing rock, 24 hours per day. We invite the entire campus community to help us protect our campus. If you see something, say something. You can report immediate concerns by contacting University Police at (859) 572-5500. Watch the Live-Stream

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Experiential Learning Week

Join us April 26-30 for Celebrate Experiential Learning Week and gain new perspectives about studying abroad, internships, student research/creativity and service learning. The week starts with a keynote address by Dr. Jenny Shanahan. Register today for events throughout the week.

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NKU Launches GED-Based Scholars Program

This program allows learners to work on their GED and NKU courses at the same time and can finish both their GED and 4-year degree in as little as three years. To For more information and to learn more about the program, visit NKU’s Adult Learner Programs and Services’ website.

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Dr. Matt Cecil professional headshot

Dr. Matt Cecil Named as Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

Please join us in welcoming Dr. Matt Cecil as our Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs (PEVPAA) on July 1. Matt comes to us from Minnesota State University, Mankato where he is currently serving as Interim Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs.

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#NextStopNKU

Seven colleges and five schools with more than 80 programs to kindle your passion.

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Two female students performing contemporary dance on stage.

Not your average art school.

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School of the Arts

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Follow your passion. Make a difference.

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College of Arts
and Sciences

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Smiling male business student dressed in suit at a networking event.

Engagement.
Innovation. Impact.

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Haile/US Bank
College of Business

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Learn. Lead. Succeed.

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College of Education

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Female and male students wearing a white lab coat doing clinical lab work with a mannequin patient.

Innovation and education.

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College of Health and Human Services

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Male student looking into a microscope.

Aspire to do more.

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Honors College

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Students working in a datacenter

Information
at our core.

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College of Informatics

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Chase Law student in mock trial setting.

Our graduates are practice-ready.

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Salmon P. Chase
College of Law

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What can you do here?

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Double major. Choose one major and three minors. Choose two majors and one minor.

Your time at NKU doesn’t have to – and shouldn’t – be one-dimensional. 

Explore Majors & Programs  Minors  Certificates  Micro-Credentials

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What's Happening

Visit the Media Center to browse the news archive, see all event listings and obtain press tools or visit us on social media:

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