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EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM:

WKU WEATHER ALERT:

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

Study Away

No passport required

Wall of Wind at Florida International University’s International Hurricane Research CenterSGA scholarshipSports Facilities IndianapolisSummer 2015Washington DC - honors

Study Away Programs

No Passport Required!

Off-campus programs that enable students to apply the lessons learned in the classroom in a practical, hands-on setting.  Earn WKU credit in courses taught by WKU faculty.

Student evaluations show the positive impact of Study Away:

  • "The experiences I gained on this course will be ones I carry with me throughout my life."
  • "This course was fun and extremely valuable in regards to what I want to do with my life following graduation.
  • "I have found that Study Away is a great opportunity, to learn, to grow, and to experience new things all while staying in the U.S."

Other student say...

  • "It was an invaluable experience that forced me out of my comfort zone in one of the greatest cities in America."
  • "This course is not just an opportunity to learn and travel, but an opportunity to grow as an individual and a scholar."
  • "This study away course was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for me to engage in scholarship that involved experience beyond a classroom setting and beyond a provided text."

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