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Reduced Military Tuition Rate

Eastern Kentucky University offers reduced tuition rates of $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses* and $325 for graduate courses* to eligible services members currently serving on active duty and/or serving in the Reserves/National Guard.

For information regarding the Reduced Military Spouse Rate click on the Military Spouse Checklist and scroll down to #5

*Note:   The following programs are not eligible for the Reduced Active Duty Rate:  Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing, Doctorate in Nursing Practice, and BS/Doctorate in Occupational Therapy. 

How to claim your Reduced Military Tuition Rate:

  • Open Chrome or Internet Explorer and visit
  • Enter your information to create a free account.
  • Provide the information requested on the "Single Record Request" tab to obtain a report certifying active duty status.**  (Only enter the required information designated by the red asterisks - Name, DOB, SS#)
  • Submit your Certificate of Active Duty via our Student Document Portal
  • Reserve/National Guard submit Title 10 or Title 32 orders

Important Information!

  • All students (including continuing and returning) must request the Reduced Military Rate prior to the beginning of each academic year, after August 1.
  • Students must submit the Certificate of Active Duty Status prior to the Add/Drop deadline in the first term of each subsequent academic year. Please go to Colonels Compass for Add/Drop deadlines based upon your registered terms. 
  • The Reduced Military Rate cannot be applied retroactively.   
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