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Kentucky State University

Associate Member

Location: Frankfort, Kentucky

Founded: 1890

ORAU Member since: 2012

Member Councilor: Beverly Downing

Enrollment: 1,736 (fall 2016)

Mission Statement:

Kentucky State University, building on its legacy of achievement as a historically black, liberal arts and 1890 land grant university, affords access to and prepares a diverse student population of traditional and non-traditional students to compete in a multifaceted, everchanging global society by providing student-centered learning while integrating teaching, research and service through highquality undergraduate and select graduate programs. Kentucky State University is committed to keeping relevant its legacy of service by proactively engaging the community in partnerships on civic projects driven by the objective of positively impacting the quality of life of the citizens of the Commonwealth.

Website: Kentucky State University