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NKU Serves Those Who Have Served

Northern Kentucky University’s Veterans Resource Station provides specialized programs and services to veterans, eligible dependents, active duty servicepersons, and members of the Selected Reserve attending NKU.

NKU’s main goal is to help veterans—in whatever capacity necessary—to succeed with educational and career goals. This may include helping with admission to the school, navigating VA benefits, graduating, or finding employment opportunities.

The university features a full-time professional, ready to help you pursue your educational goals. Learning about the resources that NKU offers is essential to your success. We are committed to assisting you with this process.

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NKU has been designated a Military Friendly® School by Victory Media as well as a top school by the Military Times Best for Vets.

Transferring your Military Credit

Courses approved and recommended by the American Council of Education's (ACE) publication, Guide to Evaluation of Educational Experiences in the Armed Forces will be considered for credit. A maximum of 32 semester hours may be earned upon submission of an official military transcript.

How to submit your Military Transcript

All military transcripts including the Community College of the Air Force transcripts should be sent to: The NKU Office of Admissions.

A transfer evaluator will enter your coursework and evaluate courses based on guidelines set forth by ACE recommendations. Once entered and evaluated, a Transfer Credit Approval Report will be mailed to you. Please allow 2-4 weeks for the entry and evaluation of your transcript.

There is no fee for these transcripts.

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NKU Veterans Resource Station
Support available - 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Office of Admissions/Transfer Services
For all admissions questions or to discuss the transfer of your military credits or check the status of transcript submission.
Lucas Administrative Center
400 Nunn Drive
Highland Heights
Northern Kentucky University

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Last Updated 11/7/2018