Eastern Kentucky University is a public institution that was founded in 1906. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 13,978, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 675 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Eastern Kentucky University's ranking in the 2016 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (South), 76. Its in-state tuition and fees are $8,150 (2015-16); out-of-state tuition and fees are $17,640 (2015-16).