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Welcome to the new and improved career site for Eastern Kentucky University!

Please note due to our recent system upgrade, returning applicants will need to create a new application and user account to apply for future career opportunities at the University.

If you have recently applied for a position using our old site, your application will continue to be processed until the position is filled. You can access your information in the old site and check on the status of past applications by going to

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact the HR team at at or 859-622-5094.

Thank you for interest in Eastern Kentucky University!

Important Notice:

The Clery Act Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available on the website of the EKU Police Department. This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus, in certain off-campus buildings, or property within or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Richmond, Corbin, Danville, Lancaster, Manchester, and Somerset campuses. It contains policies on crime reporting, alcohol/drug use, crime prevention and other matters. The report also provides information regarding fire safety and statistics. You can view this report at A paper copy is available by contacting the EKU Police at (859) 622-1111.

The department also maintains a daily log of campus crimes and fires that are reported to campus and local police. The log can be viewed at

A Diverse EKU

Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) will be an accessible, nurturing, and academically rigorous center of learning and scholarship that transforms lives and communities and enables them to adapt and succeed in a dynamic, global society.

Military Friendly EKU

Eastern Kentucky University is committed to working side by side with veterans who seek to further their education. In 2010, EKU unveiled Operation Veteran Success, a series of initiatives designed to make Eastern an even more veteran-helpful campus.

Equal Opportunity at EKU

Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts, or in any employment policy or practice.

Smoke Free EKU

EKU has been tobacco-free, vape-free, and healthier for over three years! In an effort to improve the health and safety of students, employees and campus visitors, on June 1, 2014 Eastern Kentucky University joined the over 1,343 college and university campuses who have successfully gone smoke free.