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Onward
Together

With smaller classroom settings and professors who know your name, NKU prepares you for the world ahead so you can be a part of something big.

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Onward
Together

With smaller classroom settings and professors who know your name, NKU prepares you for the world ahead so you can be a part of something big.

Learn more about Onward Together

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Business Week 2021: Sept. 27-30

Join us for Business Week, September 27-30, for an exciting line-up! Take advantage of two keynotes, thirty breakout sessions, 90+ hiring employers, a luncheon celebration, and more! View the full Business Week schedule.

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NKU Ranks in Top 10 Most Affordable 

Northern Kentucky University offers one of the nation’s most affordable entrepreneurship degrees, according to a new ranking from University Headquarters. NKU ranks as the 9th best affordable program for students wanting to develop an entrepreneurial mindset. View the full article.

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NKU joins Moon Shot for Equity

NKU, Gateway Community and Technical College, Miami University, and Cincinnati State Technical and Community College announced today that they have joined “Moon Shot for Equity,” a national initiative that aims to close equity gaps within regional cohorts of two- and four-year colleges and universities by 2030. View the full press release.

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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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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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Engagement.
Innovation. Impact.

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Haile College
of Business

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Learn. Lead. Succeed.

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College of Education

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Innovation and education.

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College of Health and Human Services

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Aspire to do more.

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Honors College

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Information
at our core.

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College of Informatics

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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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Access the latest NKU Magazine stories featuring the accomplishments of our students, faculty, staff and alumni. View the latest magazine issue.

  • Student Spotlight: Kylie Griffey

    Student Spotlight: Kylie Griffey

    "As a first-generation college student and as a student with disabilities, getting this degree shows that there are no limitations to what I can do, and nothing can hold me back from what I want to do."


  • Orientation Leader Spotlight: Julia Bottoms

    Orientation Leader Spotlight: Julia Bottoms

    "I have had the most amazing professors and bosses here at NKU that truly seek to cultivate an environment where students from all walks of life with a diverse array of dreams and aspirations can thrive throughout their time in college and beyond."


  • Humans of Greater Cincinnati

    Humans of Greater Cincinnati

    More than 50 incoming Northern Kentucky University students shot videos, took photographs and documented their unique, personal stories throughout 2020.

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Join the Conversation

Be a part of the Norse experience online by staying connected through NKU social media.

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