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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

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Western Kentucky University is located in the heart of Bowling Green, Kentucky.  Western Kentucky University is the home of the Hilltoppers. Our hilltop campus is a place of beauty and friendliness. It embraces a proud heritage and a bold, ambitious future. Learn more about WKU.


1906 College Heights Blvd.,
Bowling Green, KY 42101-3576

General Information/Campus Operator:

(270) 745-0111



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Financial Aid:

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Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Central Time)


WKU has reduced hours of operation during the summer and holiday months.  Please contact departments directly to make appointments outside of these times if available.




Frequently Called Numbers:

 Academic Advising &
 Retention Center

(270) 745-5065


(270) 745-2551

 Alumni Relations &
 Annual Giving

(270) 745-4395


(270) 745-3542

 Billings & Receivables

(270) 745-6381

 Campus & Community

(270) 745-2497

 Financial Assistance
 (Financial Aid)

(270) 745-2755

 Graduate School, The

(270) 745-2446

 Health Services

(270) 745-5641

 Housing &
 Residence Life

(270) 745-4359

 Human Resources

(270) 745-5360

 Kentucky Museum

(270) 745-2592

 Knicely Conference

(270) 745-1908


(270) 745-3951

 President's Office

(270) 745-4346

 Parking &


 Public Affairs

(270) 745-4586

 Registrar's Office

(270) 745-3351

 Ticket Office

(270) 745-5222

 WKU Store

(270) 745-2466

 WKU Welcome

(270) 745-5470

WKU Regional Campuses

 Glasgow Campus

(270) 659-6900

 Elizabethtown-Fort Knox

(270) 706-8870

 Owensboro Campus

(270) 684-9797

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