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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Summer Sessions

Financial Aid

  • Students must have the 2014/2015 FAFSA (based on 2013 W2's) on file to be eligible for aid in the summer
  • There is NO separate application required to be eligible for summer aid
  • Students must register for at least 6 hours to be eligible for aid

Once the student is registered, that triggers an automatic evaluation by the Financial Aid office and they will post the student's eligibility on Topnet within 2 weeks of registration.

Academic scholarships do not typically cover summer tuition. We encourage students to check with the Financial aid office on
scholarship info: (270)745-2755 or email

Student Employment

View our Student Employment Page

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