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Northern Kentucky University

Coronavirus COVID-19:  NKU's top priority during the COVID-19 global pandemic is the health, safety, and well-being of our community. Community members should continue to follow social distancing guidelines and obtain information from health authorities, including the CDC. Additional resources are available on NKU's COVID-19 portal.
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By making a gift to the COVID-19 Student Emergency Fund today, you can receive an exclusive NKU face mask.

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Success by Design:

Our Roadmap to Empowering the Future

Northern Kentucky University empowers the future of our students and enhances the economic, social and civic vitality of our region. 

Through our Success by Design strategic framework, NKU is committed to advancing student success aligned with the needs of the region through providing access to all individuals seeking a higher education, removing barriers to help students complete their higher education goals, and preparing students for productive careers and community engagement.

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Seven Colleges & Five Schools

Can Spark Endless Opportunities