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Due to the impending winter weather, WKU Owensboro will close 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.

OU Campus - Style-Guide

Standard Colors used in WKU's Templates

Other than white (HTML Code: #FFFFFF) and black (HTML Code:#000000), there are 4 main colors used in WKU's templates.  They are as follows:

Red Color #B01E24
Red Color #B01E24

The red color's HTML code is #B01E24.  Red is used as the background color in the header, the background color for top navigation menus, and is also the color for all links.


Grey Color #333333
Grey Color #333333

The grey color's HTML code is #333333.  Grey is used as the background color for the header's menu, the background color for the page title area, and the background color for the footer.


Tan Color #E2D9B7
Tan Color #E2D9B7

The tan color's HTML code is #E2D9B7.  Tan is used as the background color for the content area between the header and the footer.


Blue Color #000099
Blue Color #000099

The blue color's HTML code is #000099.  Blue is used as the color for the Heading 3 and Heading 5 tag.


Am I Limited to these Colors?

No, you are not limited to using these colors.  But, we do encourage you to use them as your primary colors.

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 Last Modified 10/7/14