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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

IT Division - myWKU Help

myWKU Help

Welcome to the myWKU portal Self-Help site. This site should help you accomplish some of the more common tasks within myWKU as well as answers common questions in our FAQs. Please use the links in the left menu to get started.

If you need assistance please contact the IT Helpdesk at (270) 745-7000.

myWKU Manual

For most of the information on this site in PDF format we have a training manual.  You can also look for a specific manual below:

What is myWKU?

myWKU portal is a central, authenticated website that provides one stop access to most major WKU systems and services and enables users to login once and then single click access the services without logging in again. Examples of accessible systems are TopNet, Blackboard, Banner Forms, WKU Email, InfoView, Request Tracking and MyStuff. Users can customize content and pick and choose information portlets.

Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view,
download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
download excel.

Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
download word.

Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
download powerpoint.

Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,
download quicktime.

 Last Modified 9/25/14