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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Become a Student Consultant


Why work at the Center?

  • Gain experience working collaboratively.
  • Gain experience with data analysis outside of the classroom.
  • Improve communication skills.
  • Develop marketable skills.
  • Earn money (starting at $8.00/hour)!



Qualifications of student consultants

  • Have successfully completed an introductory statistics course and at least one upper-level applied statistics course (at minimum).
  • Willing to work on projects from a variety of disciplines.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good computer skills.
  • Undergraduate or graduate student at WKU.



Responsibilities of student consultants

  • Initial meeting with client and faculty/staff Center member.
  • Learn about and use statistical methods for that project.
  • Communicate with mentor for the duration of the project.
  • Write a report explaining results to the client.




If you meet the above qualifications and you would like to apply to be employed as a student consultant in the Applied Statistics Center, download and complete the application form


Submit the completed form either:

                                    Attn: Applied Statistics Center
                                    Department of Mathematics
                                    Western Kentucky University
                                    1906 College Heights Blvd. #11078
                                    Bowling Green, KY  42101-1078


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 Last Modified 9/24/14