Campus Visit

We welcome you to visit the College of Justice & Safety and EKU’s campus.

Eastern Kentucky University offers several ways to visit campus:

  • Weekday Campus Tours
  • College Visit Days
  • Spotlight Days
  • College of Justice & Safety Open Houses (offered specific Saturdays during the fall semester)

Visit the main EKU Campus Visit Page for more info.

You can also contact the College of Justice & Safety's Office of Student & Alumni Services at 859.622.6520  or email Jacinda Bertie (jacinda.bertie@eku.edu)  to visit our buildings.

 

Driving Directions

From Cincinnati, Ohio

Take I-75 South to Lexington, I-75 / I-64 (approximately 8 miles) to I-75 / I-64 split. Continue South on I-75 Richmond / Knoxville. Travel approximately 22 miles to Richmond and depart interstate at exit #87 (2nd Richmond exit). Make a left and cross over the interstate heading East on the Eastern bypass for one mile and you will see the main EKU campus on the left. To get to the College of Justice & Safety turn right at Lancaster Avenue. At the first traffic signal turn left on Kit Carson Drive. The Stratton Building is on the right. Visitor parking is available in the large parking lot on the left.

From Louisville, Kentucky

Take I-64 East to Lexington, I-75 / I-64 (approximately 8 miles) to I-75 / I-64 split. Continue South on I-75 Richmond / Knoxville. Travel approximately 22 miles to Richmond and depart interstate at exit #87 (2nd Richmond exit). Make a left and cross over the interstate heading East on the Eastern bypass for one mile and you will see the main EKU campus on the left. To get to the College of Justice & Safety turn right at Lancaster Avenue. At the first traffic signal turn left on Kit Carson Drive. The Stratton Building is on the right. Visitor parking is available in the large parking lot on the left.

From Huntington, West Virginia

Take I-64 West for 104 miles to exit #96 (Fort Boonesborough S. P.) and remain on State Highway 627 until intersecting I-75 at exit #95 (will save 20 minutes road time). Travel approximately 7 miles to Richmond and depart interstate at exit #87 (2nd Richmond exit). Make a left and cross over the interstate heading East on the Eastern bypass for one mile and you will see the main EKU campus on the left. To get to the College of Justice & Safety turn right at Lancaster Avenue. At the first traffic signal turn left on Kit Carson Drive. The Stratton Building is on the right. Visitor parking is available in the large parking lot on the left.

From Lexington, Kentucky

Take I-75 South and travel approximately 22 miles to Richmond and depart interstate at exit #87 (2nd Richmond exit). Make a left and cross over the interstate heading East on the Eastern bypass for one mile and you will see the main EKU campus on the left. To get to the College of Justice & Safety turn right at Lancaster Avenue. At the first traffic signal turn left on Kit Carson Drive. The Stratton Building is on the right. Visitor parking is available in the large parking lot on the left.

From Bowling Green, Kentucky

Take I-65 North approximately18 miles to exit #43 (Glasgow) and travel East on the Cumberland Parkway through Somerset to exit #41 on I-75. Travel North on I-75 for approximately 48 miles departing the interstate at exit #87. Turn right at the end of the off ramp and head East on the Eastern bypass for one mile and you will see the main EKU campus on the left. To get to the College of Justice & Safety turn right at Lancaster Avenue. At the first traffic signal turn left on Kit Carson Drive. The Stratton Building is on the right. Visitor parking is available in the large parking lot on the left.

From Knoxville, Tennessee

Take I-75 North approximately162 miles departing the interstate at exit #87. Turn right at the end of the off ramp and head East on the Eastern bypass for one mile and you will see the main EKU campus on the left. To get to the College of Justice & Safety turn right at Lancaster Avenue. At the first traffic signal turn left on Kit Carson Drive. The Stratton Building is on the right. Visitor parking is available in the large parking lot on the left.