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Eastern Kentucky University
Motto Where Students and Learning Come First
Type Public
Established 1874/1906
Endowment $60,725,631
President Michael T. Benson
Provost Jerry Pogatshnik (interim)
Academic staff
687 full-time
Administrative staff
1,554 full-time
Students 16,881
Undergraduates 14,293
Postgraduates 2,588
Location , ,
Colors Maroon and White
         
Mascot Colonels

Eastern Kentucky University is a university in Kentucky in the United States. Eastern Kentucky's athletics teams are called the Colonels and they have 15 varsity teams and have a rivalry with Western Kentucky University. The president of Eastern Kentucky is Dr. Charles Doug Whitlock.


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