Western Kentucky University

WKU Parent and Family Weekend

Parent & Family
Weekend 2014 x 2!

Yes...there will be *2* Parent & Family Weekend
events this Fall!


Event #1:   October 25, 2014 for currently enrolled
                     WKU Freshman Students

Saturday, October 25, WKU v. Old Dominion, Kickoff TBA

Event #2:  November 22, 2014 for currently enrolled                             WKU Upperclass Students

Saturday, November 22, WKU v. UTSA, Kickoff TBA



Information for Parent & Family Weekend 2014
will be sent to parents and families closer to the beginning of
the Fall 2014 semester.


Parent & Family Weekend is an annual event held each fall to celebrate WKU's Current Students and their Families.Highlights of the event are the President's Festival, hosted by President Gary Ransdell, and his wife, Julie, as well as theWKU Hilltopper football game.

 2012 Parent & Family Weekend Family of the Year

Congratulations to the Boka Family!
The Boka Family


Nominate your family for WKU's 2014
Family of the Year!

What will the selected family receive?

  • A scholarship for the nominating student
  • A gift certificate to the WKU Bookstore
  • Complimentary tickets to the football game for Parent and Family Weekend
  • Lodging provided for Parent & Family Weekend
  • Special recognition at the Parent and Family Weekend football game

*Members of the Parents' Association Council will review all nominations and make the final selection of the Family of the Year 2014.



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