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Honors College

Academic Advising

The Honors College at WKU provides academic advising to all Honors College students. Please read the information found at the links below to familiarize yourself with Honors College academic policies and procedures.


All students in Potter College: Art, Communication, English, Folk Studies & Anthropology, History, Interdisciplinary Programs, Journalism & Broadcasting, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy & Religion, Political Science, Sociology, and Theatre & Dance should contact Wolfgang Brauner for advising.

To make an advising appointment, please call 270.745.2081.


Students in other colleges: Ogden College, College of Education, College of Health and Human Sciences, Gordon Ford College of Business, and University College (including Gatton Academy alumni and Chinese Flagship students) should contact Wolfgang Brauner for advising.

To make an advising appointment, please call 270.745.2081.



For up-to-date information & occasional reflections on courses, study abroad, scholarships, internships, research/creative projects, global education, opportunities, events, etc., please visit the Honors Advising Blog.



This page contains general advising information as well as Honors College Curriculum information for all current students.


Honors Credit

Besides traditional Honors classes and colloquia, Honors credit can be earned through augmentation, Honors enriched and embedded courses and study abroad classes.


Priority Registration

Contains information regarding priority registration policies and procedures.


Good Standing Policy

This page contains the Honors College at WKU Good Standing Policy. Staying in Good Standing ensures all Honors College benefits and privileges.


Honors College Course Listing

Curious to see all the offerings for next semester's Honors Colloquia courses? Check this page out to find out!


Credit by Exam

This page includes information regarding CLEP test credit.


Academic Deadlines

Find upcoming academic deadlines on this page.



Find information pertaining to graduation events.


Check out the WKU Academic Calendar available at on the Academic Affairs website for more general university calendar information.

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