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Big E for Transfer Students

Welcome to EKU! As one of many new transfer students, being a part of the Big E Welcome will ensure you begin your college journey successfully.

At the Big E Welcome you will:

  • EXCITE your Colonel spirit by embracing EKU traditions and embarking on your individual “Eastern Experience.”
  • EXCHANGEdialogue, ideas, and perspectives with faculty, staff, and peers to connect with the greater EKU community.
  • EXCEL inside and outside the classroom by establishing positive habits that will help make you a successful Colonel at EKU and beyond.

How will the Big E Welcome benefit me as a transfer student?

  • Discover what it means to be a student at Eastern Kentucky University.
  • Make connections with other fellow transfer students that share your interests and take the same classes as you.
  • Learn about resources that will guide and enhance your collegiate experience.

Do I need to pay anything to participate?

No, the experience comes at no charge to EKU students.

Where can I learn more information?

We are currently planning for Big E Welcome 2020! Be sure to check back for more information as we get closer to the event. 


With questions, please contact:

Student Life & First-Year Experience
SRC 212

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