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Affordable Kentucky Colleges to Admit with Highest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the most affordable (high acceptance rate) Kentucky colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in high level in recent years. Western Kentucky University has the highest acceptance rate as of 97.26% for academic year 2019-2020 in Kentucky. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have high acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the tightest acceptance rates in Kentucky.
Affordable Kentucky Colleges to Admit with Highest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Western Kentucky University
Public, 4 or more yearsBowling Green, KY
97.26%8,2458,0192,71433.84%
2University of Kentucky
Public, 4 or more yearsLexington, KY
95.85%18,75917,9815,34829.74%
3Eastern Kentucky University
Public, 4 or more yearsRichmond, KY
93.83%8,9758,4212,34927.89%
4Northern Kentucky University
Public, 4 or more yearsHighland Heights, KY
90.18%6,0805,4831,95035.56%
5Murray State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMurray, KY
82.39%8,3276,8611,42120.71%
6Morehead State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMorehead, KY
77.60%8,0326,2331,31521.10%
7University of Louisville
Public, 4 or more yearsLouisville, KY
69.28%14,76010,2262,80327.41%