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EKU OTI Education Center Location Information



Travel Directions to EKU Perkins Conference Center


  • Take I-75 to exit #87 (Richmond/EKU Exit)
  • At the end of the exit ramp, turn left (if exiting while travelling South) or turn right (if exiting while traveling North) onto the EKU By-Pass.
  • Travel east along the EKU By-Pass to Kit Carson Drive.
  • Kit Carson Drive is approximately 1.50 miles from the interstate and is located at traffic light #7.
  • At the intersection of Kit Carson Drive and the Eastern By-Pass, you will see the EKU football stadium on your left and a fire station on your right.
  • Turn right towards the fire station and go .40 miles. The Perkins Conference Center is connected to the Hummel Planetarium and will be on your right. You will park in the Perkins Conference Center lot which is general parking.
  • Please do not try to locate the building using GPS as the 521 Lancaster Avenue is not a physical address.




EKU parking permits are not required for the Perkins Conference Center parking lot. Do not park across the street as those lots are ticketed.


Tobacco-Free Campus


Please note that the EKU campus is tobacco-free.



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