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NKu Campus in Fall

August 3, 2022 - Northern Kentucky University will host an open registration session Aug. 17 for prospective learners who still need to finish the admissions and registration process before classes begin on Monday, Aug. 22. 

Students will have the opportunity to meet with admissions professionals, address any questions and complete financial aid documents. Students can also learn about the many different career pathways NKU offers and register for classes. 

“We recognize that each student has a unique educational journey filled with opportunities abound.” said Derrick Robertson, senior director of undergraduate admissions. “The NKU promise is to be committed to the success of every learner and to be partners in every step taken on their pathway to the graduation stage. This event presents us with the opportunity to take the first of many next steps together: navigating admissions and financial aid processes, registering for classes, connecting with advisors, exploring career paths, and much more. Your ambitions are our motivation!” 

The event will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Aug. 17. Check-in will be located at the NKU Welcome Center. 

Information about admission requirements is available at To learn more, contact the NKU Office of Admissions at or call (859) 572-5220.

About NKU: Founded in 1968, NKU is an entrepreneurial state university of over 16,000 students served by more than 2,000 faculty and staff on a thriving suburban campus nestled between Highland Heights, Kentucky and bustling downtown Cincinnati. We are a regionally engaged university committed to empowering our students to have fulfilling careers and meaningful lives. While we are one of the fastest-growing universities in Kentucky, our professors still know our students' names. For more information, visit