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Oct 15th, 2019
Our department is hosting a Scholarship Workshop for college-bound high school seniors. This free event will take place on WKU’s campus on Sunday, November 17, 2019 from 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. CST at Jody Richards Hall, Room 166.
Beginning in the Fall of 2020, WKU will no longer utilize ACT scores to award most academic merit-based and targeted scholarships for incoming freshmen. For more information, visit https://www.wku.edu/news/articles/index.php?view=article&articleid=8075.
Aug 6th, 2019
Pell Grant awards CANNOT be recalculated after September 3rd.
Mar 21st, 2019
Pell Grant awards CANNOT be recalculated after June 4th.
Jan 8th, 2018
Current WKU students who are planning to return as a full-time student for the Fall 2018 semester can apply for a TOPDollar scholarship. The deadline for completing the 2018-2019 TOPDollar Scholarship Application is February 1, 2018.
KHEAA Verify has been contracted to complete all verification services on behalf of WKU.
Oct 3rd, 2017
The 2018-2019 FAFSA will be available for submission on October 1, 2017.
Jun 23rd, 2015
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