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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

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

Graduate Students

Whether your goal for a graduate degree is to increase your professional expertise, explore a new career field, or gain preparation for continued study at the doctoral level, the graduate programs in Potter College provide you an opportunity to study alongside leading scholars in their fields who share your intellectual curiosity and pursuit of a Masters degree. Potter College offers masters degrees in Communication, English, Folk Studies, History, Sociology, and the Master of Arts in Education degree in Art and Music Education.


Explore the links below to learn more about our graduate programs:

Graduate Catalog

Graduate School


Graduate Programs for Departments:



Folk Studies



Public Administration




Announcements and Information:

Graduate Assistant Program

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