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M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan Commuter Program


Commuter Resources 


For Current WKU Commuters

MPC: Schedule

Sunday, August 14, 2016

3-4:30 PM: 


Pick up your MPC and New Commuter Student Welcome Program registration materials including your schedule, name tag, and t-shirt at Downing Student Union.

4:30-6:30 PM:

New Commuter Student Welcome Program-Information Sessions

Meet fellow commuter students as well as your Commuter Student Ambassador! Taste test food from WKU Restaurant Group, tour the Downing Student Union, explore the campus aboard a Parking and Transportation Shuttle, and learn about parking!

6:30-7:30 PM:

New Commuter Student Welcome Program

Meet WKU adminstrators, hear from your SGA President, and win prizes!

8:15 PM:


Kick off the week at the opening ceremony

9:15 PM:      

Class of 2020 Photo

10 PM:

Kick-off Social


Monday, August 15, 2016

9 AM - 5:35 PM                                                                                            


Educational Sessions              


Sessions designed to provide you with information and resources to help you make both a successful academic, and social, transition to WKU. The sessions will cover a variety of topics - from navigating campus, parking, campus resources, student services, and time management, to balancing home life and college life, and getting and staying involved in campus activities - that reflect some of the transitional issues first year Commuter students face during their first semester in college.

11:45 AM-1:30 PM



5:45-6:30 PM



6:45-8:15 PM

CloseUp Theatre Troupe Performance


8:30pm-12:00 AM


Optional. View the Socials Schedule.

*Schedule subject to change. Check back often

Monday, August 15 - Thursday, August 18, 2016

You're invited to attend nightly M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan socials! Check your Socials Schedule for details.

Thursday, August 18, 2016

9 AM - 3 PM:

Big Red's Blitz (optional)

 Participate in WKU's largest community service event!

1 PM - 4 PM:

Campus and Community

Involvement Fair

Learn about WKU's student clubs and organizations                                               

7:30 PM


Win a fabulous prize at the week's closing ceremony

8:30-10 PM

Closing Concert


Commuter Student Ambassadors

Commuter Student Ambassadors assist with the implementation of the MPC program and serve as Peer Mentors to MPC participants. CSAs are always on-hand to answer your questions, provide tips for success, and share their experiences. Consider your CSA your College Transition Guide...helping lead you to success at WKU!

Participant Expectations

MPC participants are expected to attend all group meetings, educational sessions, and special events not listed as "optional", as well as take advantage of the opportunity to socialize with fellow MPC participants at the nightly social events. Come to MPC with a positive attitude, great enthusiasm, and a willingness to learn! The MPC staff has worked hard to ensure the program is the best it can be, with fun, engaging and interactive sessions. But, your participation will be the determining factor in how much you enjoy the experience. We give 110% and we're hoping you'll do the same!


MPC is hosted by the Department of Housing & Residence Life


Phone: (270) 745-2037

Address: ATTN: MPC, 1906 College Heights Blvd. #11093, Bowling Green, KY 42101-1093

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