First-Time Freshmen

To be admitted to Kentucky State University you must submit the following:

*Due to COVID-19, ACT/SAT Scores are not required for admission to the University. However, test scores are reviewed to determine scholarship eligibility.

  • Official High School Transcript with Cumulative/Unweighted 2.5 GPA and courses listed
  • Official ACT/SAT test scores: 18 ACT Composite. 960 or higher on SAT
  • Submit an online admissions application.

Kentucky State University, an equal-opportunity institution, does not discriminate in its admissions policies on the basis of race, color, sex, creed, disability, age, or national origin. 

Responses on the applications and on related materials must be complete and accurate; entrance may be denied or registration canceled as a result of false or misleading statements.