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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

Student Financial Assistance

Paying University Costs

Disbursement of financial aid starts at the beginning of each semester.  Tuition, Housing charges, and Meal Plans that are included in student bills are paid from financial aid.  If you have questions concerning your bill/billing statement please contact the Billings Office. If you are a first time borrower of a Stafford Student Loan, you are required to complete a loan entrance interview and e-sign your master promissory note before your aid will be disbursed. You may do this at


Residual Checks

Monies remaining after all chargeable fees have been paid are mailed to students at their local address.

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 Last Modified 9/24/14