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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

LPN to ASN Application for Admission

WKU    application for admission to the associate of science in nursing program (LPN-ASN)


Along with submission of the following application, you are required to submit the following items or your application will be incomplete:

  • Admission Exam Scores
  • Transcript (if you attended a college other than WKU)
  • LPN License & LPN school transcript
  • ACT Report if you have less than 10 hours of college credit

You can mail the above to the following address:

Western Kentucky University

Associate of Science in Nursing

2355 Nashville Road

Bowling Green, KY 42101.

***Please DO NOT SEND through Certified Mail.****



It is the responsibility of the applicant, not the Associate of Science in Nursing Program, to see that all required information is submitted to this office. Your application cannot be considered unless all records are received in the program office on or before the deadlines. Please note the address you provide on this application will be the address used to reach you.

Applicants must notify the program office with any changes in contact information. If the ASN Program office is unable to reach an applicant by phone or e-mail, the applicant will forfeit their position in the program. Acceptance letters and acceptance forms will be sent to the email address provided on the nursing application. Acceptance form must be returned to the nursing office by the required deadline date or your position will be given to an alternate applicant.

The student with transfer courses must submit an official transcript to the Office of Admissions, Potter Hall, Room 117 (270) 745-2551. Be aware that it takes a minimum of three weeks to process the paperwork.   Therefore, you must have your transcripts submitted at least three weeks prior to the application deadline or your application will be considered incomplete.

This application will be considered incomplete without the full/legal signature of the applicant.

I have read the above and hereby affirm that all information supplied in this application is complete and accurate. I understand that withholding information and/or giving false information will make me ineligible for admission to the Associate Degree Nursing Program.


Please complete the following LPN-ASN application for admission:



Fall Semester - February 1 deadline for Fall admission
Spring Semester - August 1 deadline for Spring Admission
LPN Program
Diploma Program
Associate Degree Program
Non-resident Alien
Black/African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian or Pacific Islander
Hispanic or Latino
I prefer online classes
I prefer traditional classroom setting


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 Last Modified 9/24/14