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How Do I Accept My WKU Scholarship?


In order to accept your WKU Scholarship, complete the following steps:

  1. Go to WKU's Homepage

  2. Click "Students"

  3. Choose "TopNet" from the list of options 

  4. On the TopNet Login webpage, you will be prompted to enter your WKU ID number and PIN.** Then, you will click on the "Log In" button

  5. Once you have logged in to your TopNet account, you will click on "Student Services"

  6. Then, choose "Financial Aid"

  7. Select "Award"

  8. Click on "Accept Award Offer"

  9. Next, choose the appropriate aid year from the drop down box and click on "Submit"

  10. Then, you will either select "Accept" or "Decline" from the drop down box per fund OR click on "Accept Full Amount All Awards"

  11. Once you have made your selection, click on "Submit Changes"

  12. If your are finished, then click on "Exit" at the top of the webpage


**Your WKU ID is assigned during the admission process and will be listed in the upper right hand corner of your admission profile sheet (included with the admission acceptance letter). Your PIN will be set to the last six digits of your social security number (if available) or the last six digits of your WKU ID. If you need assistance on how to lookup your WKU ID and/or PIN, go to Manage My WKU Accounts.


Student Financial Assistance

317 Potter Hall
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd. #11018
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1018

Phone: 270-745-2755

Fax: 270-745-6586


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 Last Modified 7/27/17