Western Kentucky University

Summer Sessions

New WKU Students

Welcome prospective WKU Students! We have organized information with you in mind.

Please SELECT your Student Category below:
High School Student Transfer Student Visiting Student

Visiting Students

Many of our classes are available online to allow you to complete a course wherever you are! WKU is proud to help students of other institutions succeed.

Application Deadline

  • The application deadline for Kentucky, out–of–state, and international students is May 1.

Undergraduate Students

Apply online now! There is a $40 application fee.

Upon receipt of your application for admission, the Office of Admissions will send a transient permission form to be completed by the registrar or dean of your home institution.

When your application is approved, you will be notified of your enrollment status within 7-10 days. Upon acceptance, you will be able to enroll in classes through TopNet by following the course registration instructions.

More information for visiting undergraduate students.

Graduate Students

WKU Summer Sessions offers a variety of graduate courses also!

Once you are ready to apply, you will need to apply online and submit the $40 application fee and your undergraduate transcript to:

The Graduate School
1906 College Heights Blvd. #11010
Bowling Green, KY 42101-11010
For more information, contact The Graduate School.

International Students

For more information, contact the Office of International Programs

Thank you for your interest in Summer Sessions at WKU!
 Last Modified 2/10/14