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WKU currently has 8 international student diplomats representing 8 different countries. Diplomats assist prospective and new international students. Visit the 'Meet Our Diplomats' page on our website to learn more.

Honors College & International Center

Welcome to all of our new international students for Fall 2016!

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Honors College & International Center Main Lobby

Orientation Leaders for Spring 2017!

Welcome!  歡迎  Bienvenido  ようこそ  أهلا وسهلا

Welcome prospective international students! We are pleased that you are considering continuing your studies in the U.S. at WKU.

We are committed to promoting international understanding through intercultural exchange. The admission of qualified international students from countries throughout the world allows WKU to offer a uniquely diverse student body. WKU hosts more than 1400 international undergraduate and graduate students from over 70 different countries. From our wide array of programs of study to our beautiful hilltop locale, we want to give you every opportunity to succeed both in career and life.

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New International Students - Confirm Attendance

If you are a new international student starting in Spring 2017 it is time to take the next step and confirm your attendance at WKU.  You can also reserve a FREE airport shuttle for your arrival on January 14th, 15th, or 16th  Just visit the link below and follow the steps to find your NetID and password and to confirm your attendance.

Confirm attendance and learn more about international student orientation here>>


Winter Break Resources

International Enrollment Management hopes you have a safe and relaxing winter break. For the students who are staying in Bowling Green during the break or for the students who are just arriving, we wanted to make sure you know what is happening around town, when stores are open and what kind of transportation is available.

View our winter break resources>>


 Meet the International Diplomats!

Our International Diplomats welcome and assist WKU's prospective and enrolled international students. Feel free to contact our International Diplomats. They are here to answer any questions you may have about campus life at WKU and the application process.



Application Deadlines


August 1st  (outside US)

August 15th  (transfer within US)


December 1st  (outside US)

January 7th  (transfer within US)


May 1st  (outside US and transfer within US)

*Any exceptions to these deadlines will be reviewed on a case by case basis.


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International Enrollment Management
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd. #11066
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1093

Phone: (270) 745-4857

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