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Day in the Life of a Potter College Topper

DLO Potter College

The Day in the Life of a Potter College Topper (DLO) shadowing program provides students with an unique opportunity to get a better idea of what it might be like to be a student at WKU with a major in Potter College. Because the student-to-student nature of this program is critical to its success, we only offer when Fall and Spring classes are in seesion. We need at least 3-5 business days to create an individualized itinerary for each participant.

Come shadow a current Potter College student and see what a day at WKU is really like!

  • Spend the day one-on-one with a current student
  • Attend class
  • Meet with faculty and staff in your area of interest
  • Tour Potter College facilities
  • Eat lunch on-campus (meal provided)


We are all booked up for the FALL 2015 session of DLOs. We will now be accepting requests for the Spring 2016 Season which will begin February 8th through April 29th.

Office of Admission Tours (during booked and Summer seasons):

If you would like to explore WKU's campus for the rest of the Fall season (now until December 11th, 2015)  or in the Summer (May 9th through September 2016), the Office of Admissions offers an excellent general campus tour with an info session. You can learn more at If you have a question specific to Potter College, please contact Sidney Blanford, Academic Advisor, at


To Book a DLO for Spring 2016:

Please complete the form below:




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For more information, please email or call 745-2345

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 Last Modified 10/29/15