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Kentucky State University

Kentucky State University
400 East Main Street
Frankfort, KY 40601

Official telephone: (502) 597-6000
Fax number: (502) 597-6239
Screen last updated on: February 2024
Year established: 1886
Type of school: historically Black, public
Programs: 4-year undergraduate, upper division, graduate school
Religious affiliation: no
Campus enrollment: 1,726 students
Coeducational information: coeducational institution
Location description: in or near a small town (pop. 5,000-25,000)

Street address: Kentucky State University
400 East Main Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
Mailing address: Kentucky State University
400 East Main Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
Main telephone numbers: 502 597-6000
502 597-6239 (fax)

Main homepage:

FICE number: 00196800

Kentucky State University, founded in 1886, is a public university of liberal studies. Its 915-acre campus is located in Frankfort, 25 miles west of Lexington and 53 miles east of Louisville. The university is an 1890 Land Grant and Historically Black College/University (HBCU).

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