Office of Undergraduate Admission

Office of Undergraduate Admission 859-257-2000
Fax: 859-257-3823

Admission Officers

Contact admission officers at (859) 257-2000.

Officer Alpha Applicant Type Phone Email
Sharon Murphy A-Cl Freshmen, Non-Degree 859-257-6168
  All Paducah 859-257-6168
Stephanie Knutson Cm-Gp Freshmen, Non-Degree 859-218-4063
Morgan Blair Gq-Ki Freshmen, Non-Degree 859-257-7159
Kayla Powell Kj-Ob Freshmen, Non-Degree 859-257-1806
Jason Edwards Oc-Sl Freshmen, Non-Degree 859-257-3793
Adam Higginbotham Sm-Z Freshmen, Non-Degree 859-257-7417
Savannah Grubb A-G Readmissions, Transfers, Project Graduates & Veterans 859-257-5458
Eugene McKnight H-O Readmissions, Transfers, Project Graduates & Veterans 859-218-1726
Karie Owens P-Z Readmissions, Transfers, Project Graduates & Veterans 859-257-3979
Patrick Justice A-K International & Permanent Residents 859-257-4708
Lindsey Shipp L-Z International & Permanent Residents 859-218-0124
Michelle Garth All Athletes 859-257-3908


Visitor Center

Director Taylor Blair 859-257-3595
Associate Director Grace Johnson 859-257-3547


Advising Conference and Residency


Associate Director Stephen Barnett 859-257-3256




Senior Associate Director Jonathan Blazejewski 859-257-5091
Associate Director of Diversity Recruitment Buzz Burnam 859-323-6342
Associate Director of Admissions, KY resident recruitment  Cara Franke 859-257-8126
Associate Director of Admissions, nonresident recruitment Lindsey Atkinson 859-257-2744
Office Manager Nathan Davis 859-257-7151


Admissions Counselors

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Transfer Admissions

Transfer Admission Office 859-257-2000
Transfer Admissions Director Sara Price 859-218-1561


Admission Officers  (Transfer, Readmit, Project Graduate, and Veterans) Alphabetical Split Email Phone
Savannah Grubb Last names A-G 859-257-5458
Eugene McKnight Last names H-O 859-218-1726
Karie Owens Last names P-Z 859-257-3979


Transfer Advisors Territory Email Phone
Aaron Vaught All east Kentucky schools; Out-of-state students with last names A-G 859-257-2031
Kelsey Carew All BCTC campuses; Out-of-state students with last names H-O 859-257-2637
Zac Lewis All west Kentucky schools; Out-of-state students with last names P-Z 859-257-7595


Equivalency Officers Alphabetical Split Email Phone
Barbara Palmquist Last names A-K 859-257-9532
Cory Hershberger Last names L-Z


Adult Student Services

Undergraduate Admission   859-257-2000


Additional Information

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