In-state Tuition for Kentucky Students
Are you a Standout Student from Kentucky?
You may qualify for in-state tuition or our Kentucky Scholars Program
In-State Tuition for Specific Kentucky Counties
Students from Boyd, Carter, Elliott, Fleming, Greenup, Lawrence, Lewis, Mason, and Rowan counties in Kentucky qualify for in-state tuition rates. Explore our site to learn if Shawnee State University is the right fit for you, or contact our Office of Admission
All outstanding Kentucky students have an opportunity to attend Shawnee State University at the lower in-state tuition cost through the Kentucky Scholars Program — no matter where you live in the state.
Kentucky Scholars is a scholarship offered to new freshmen students from Kentucky who have achieved a composite score of 20 or higher on the ACT (combined mathematics and critical reading SAT scores of 940 or higher) and have a high school grade point average of at least 3.0 (4.0 scale).
Transfer students may quality for the scholarship with a minimum cumulative college grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
The scholarship is equal to the out-of-state surcharge, lowering your tuition to the in-state rate. The scholarship is renewable for three additional years contingent upon completing 28 semester hours per year and maintaining a cumulative grade point average of at least a 3.0.