Western Kentucky University

WKU Apartments

WKU Apartments


The WKU Apartments, owned and operated by the Department of Housing & Residence Life at WKU, opened in the fall of 2012. These 2 bedroom units are available to WKU Juniors and Seniors. Each lessee will have their own bedroom and share a common space kitchen and living room. This on-campus apartment option allows students to have the experience of living off-campus with the convenience of living steps away from the Hill.

New apartments available in the fall of 2014 will include one-bedroom and two-bedroom options. These apartments will provide more living options for WKU students.

Coming Fall 2014, new WKU apartments

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Current Apartment Walk-Through

Play the video below to view a walkthrough of the current apartments:

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All units are identical and come with the following amenities:

  • Fully furnished with a couch, coffee table, bar stools, full size bed, dresser and nightstand
  • Stainless Steel Appliances - refrigerator, stove, dishwasher
  • Washer and Dryer
  • Crown Molding
  • Granite Counter Tops
  • Utility Closet
  • Closets in Bedroom with Wire Shelving
  • Tiled Bathrooms
  • Ceiling Fans in Living Room and Bedrooms
  • Window Blinds

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  • Full time and approved part time students
  • Over 60 earned credit hours

View more detailed eligibility requirements

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Apartment Facts

  • 11-month lease with option for 12
  • Apartment rent will be applied to your WKU student account. Scholarships and financial aid can be applied - View Rates
  • Utility (Electricity) Allowance - $40/month/person, all others included
  • Cable and Internet included in rent

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Application Process

The WKU Apartments are FULL for the 2014-2015 Academic Year.

If you are currently on the wait list, your name will remain there.

The apartment wait list is currently closed.

 Apply for On-Campus Apartments

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Floor Plans

Current Apartment Floor Plans (PDF)

New 1-Bedroom Floor Plans (PDF) - Opening Fall 2014

New 2-Bedroom Floor Plans (PDF) - Opening Fall 2014

View All Floor Plans

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Photo Gallery & Construction Webcam

View the Apartment Photo Gallery

View the Construction Webcam

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Email: wkuapartments@wku.edu

Phone: (270) 745-4359

 Last Modified 5/2/14