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Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Thursday, March 1st
All Day

Renew Your Housing Online through March 31

  • Location: Topnet
  • Time: All Day

Renew and Choose Your On-Campus Housing for 2018-2019

Stay in your current room or find a new one, the choice is up to you! You can renew your housing on Topnet, February 20-March 31.

Depending on your preference, there are specific days and times set aside to enter "My Housing" in Topnet to select your room. Follow the schedule below to find out the time and date you need to choose your room. Click on the links in the calendar to receive more instructions. 

Reminder: All full time freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus. Some exemptions apply. Learn more 


Learn more about Housing Renewal

9:00am - 4:00pm

A Culture Carried: Bosnians in Bowling Green Exhibit Opening

  • Location: Kentucky Museum
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
9:00am - 4:00pm

Kaleidoscope: Kentucky Museum Quilts

  • Location: Kentucky Museum Quilt Gallery
  • Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm

This exhibit features 30 quilts made by Kentucky quiltmakers from 1840 to the mid-1990s, including the "Kentucky Sun Quilt" (circa 1880). For more information, see the Kentucky Museum website.

7:00am - 11:55pm

Housing Renewal for Rising Freshmen

  • Location: Topnet
  • Time: 7:00am - 11:55pm

If you are a rising freshmen who wants to move to a different residence hall next year, renew your housing on topnet today. The option to add yourself to the private room waitlist will also be available today for all students and depending on the length of the waitlist, could be made unavailable as the waitlist grows too long. Open 7:00 am - Midnight

Rising Freshmen: (current student) 0-29 credit hours* by the end of Spring 2018. 

*Honors College Residents: priority for the Honors College residents is calculated using honors credits, not earned hours. Honors credits for rising freshmen: 0-5


1. Go to My Housing and click Choose Different Room.  You will select the residence hall from the drop down box as well as the number of spaces needed. 

2. Once you have selected the hall and number of spaces needed, click Search.  This will open a page with a drop down box of the available spaces.  Click on the room you want and click Select Room.  You can then click Return to My Housing and see your fall 2018 room assignment.

3. If you want to add a roommate, enter the proxy code of the person you want to room with and click the Add Roommate button.

4. After renewing your housing, if you would like to added to the private room waitlist, you can select "Add me to the private room waitlist" and follow the prompts.



8:30am - 4:30pm

Financial Aid Assistance

  • Location: Elizabethtown RPC 130
  • Time: 8:30am - 4:30pm

Linda Dillard, with WKU Financial Aid, works closely with parents and students to outline a plan for paying for school.  Linda will assist in navigating the financial aid process, helping to fill out the correct forms, providing the needed documents and apprising you of any changes to existing resources. In addition to finding financial aid resources, she can inform students on loan repayment procedures.  You do not need to make an appointment to meet with Linda please stop by our office or call 270.706.8870 to speak with Linda for your financial needs.

9:15am - 12:15pm

HAD Workshop

  • Location: Kentucky Museum - Courtyard
  • Time: 9:15am - 12:15pm

HAD Artist Collective from Bosnia will be working on artwork in the Museum Courtyard. Workshops are open for public observation - to participate in a session, please contact Yvonne.Petkus@wku.edu

11:00am - 3:00pm

Let the Good Times Grow (Top Crops)

  • Location: OD - OD CentenMall B
  • Time: 11:00am - 3:00pm
1:30pm - 2:30pm

OCSE: Student Success Series

  • Location: OCH - OCH 1028
  • Time: 1:30pm - 2:30pm
OCSE Student Success Series/Paige Spear and Jeremy Jenkins
2:00pm - 5:00pm

HAD Workshop

  • Location: Kentucky Museum - Courtyard
  • Time: 2:00pm - 5:00pm

HAD Artist Collective from Bosnia will be working on artwork in the Museum Courtyard. Workshops are open for public observation - to participate in a session, please contact Yvonne.Petkus@wku.edu

3:00pm - 4:30pm

Campus Advising Network Sessions

  • Location: DSU - DSU 2124
  • Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
3:00pm - 4:30pm

Game/Movie Night

  • Location: TPH - TPH 0338
  • Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Come play a game or watch a movie with International Students learning about American Culture.
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Wilson Valentin-Escobar

  • Location: DSU 3020
  • Time: 4:00pm - 5:00pm

“Artivism and Decolonial Emancipation: Social Surrealism of the In-Between”

Dr. Wilson Valentín-Escobar addresses the cultural activism of a community of Puerto Rican avant-garde artists in New York’s Lower East Side.  He focuses on the critical role community arts centers have played in fostering collective practices for decolonial emancipation.

4:30pm - 6:30pm
4:30pm - 7:00pm

Rights of the Rock

  • Location: DSU - DSU 2123
  • Time: 4:30pm - 7:00pm
5:00pm - 7:00pm

Used Book Sale Preview Night

  • Location: Bob Kirby Branch Warren County Public Library
  • Time: 5:00pm - 7:00pm
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Miss Omega Pageant Practice

  • Location: GCC - GCC 0100
  • Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Panhellenic Night of Worship

  • Location: FH - FH 0100
  • Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
6:00pm - 10:00pm

High School Basketball: 4th Region Boys' Tournament

  • Location: Diddle Arena
  • Time: 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Boys' first-round games at 6 pm and 8 pm; tournament continues with semifinals on March 5 and championship on March 6

6:30pm - 8:30pm

Louisville, Ky., Alumni Event

  • Location: 700 E Market St., Louisville, KY 40202
  • Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

March 1 at 6:30 p.m. EST
Louisville, Ky.

Garage Bar
700 E Market St., Louisville, KY 40202

More information & RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/576683152674519/

6:30pm - 9:00pm

Black Excellence Dinner

  • Location: DSU - DSU 3005
  • Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Free public planetarium show

  • Location: HPL - HPL Plant
  • Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Free public show at the Hardin Planetarium. Open to all.
7:30pm - 10:00pm

Wind Ensemble Concert

  • Location: VMH - VMH 0108
  • Time: 7:30pm - 10:00pm
8:00pm - 10:00pm

New Works Festival 2018

  • Location: GWH - GWH 0100
  • Time: 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Gordon Wilson Hall, Lab Theatre Thu., Fri., Sat. at 8:00 PM CST and Sun. at 3:00 PM CST https://wku.showare.com

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