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ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

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

Athletic Traditions

About WKU Athletic Traditions

WKU’s rich athletic history spans more than a century, and the athletic department’s commitment to excellence is constant. WKU’s student-athletes consistently perform at a high level in the class room and on the playing field. In the last 10 years, WKU has graduated 85 percent of its student-athletes who have completed their eligibility and won more than 75 conference championships. WKU has also committed over $100 million in new athletic facilities or renovations since the year 2000. The unique blend of athletic and academic success at WKU ensures the continued enhancement of the athletic department’s special role at this prestigious university.

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 Last Modified 9/25/14