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Office of International Programs

drawing of new International Center and Honors College

Students in the DSU lobby consider their "bubble" (or what keeps them from trying new foods, meeting new people, or even studying abroad) and get free International Education Week (IEW) t-shirts at the IEW kick-off event Bubble Burst.

WKU staff and Dept. of Geography and Geology graduate student Jonathan Oglesby presents his research on water literacy in Niger during International Education Week's Geography Awareness Day. Click to learn more about Oglesby's research. (photo on right from

The New International Center & Honors College Building (to be completed in August 2015)



The Office of International Programs strives to complement Western Kentucky University's vision to be A Leading American University with International Reach through the strategic development, implementation, and management of campus-wide internationalization initiatives. The Office of International Programs, in partnership with the Office of  Study Abroad and Global Learning, serves to enhance WKU's international profile by working closely with students, faculty, and staff, both domestic and foreign.




Contact Information

Campus Location
Sofia-Downing International Center
1536 State Street

Mailing address
Office of International Programs
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd # 11066
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1066

Phone: 270-745-5334
Fax: 270-745-6144


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