Western Kentucky University

Student Financial Assistance

Vocational Rehabilitation

 

Please contact your KY Office of Vocational Rehabilitation if you have a mental or physical disability that is an impediment to employment. Each program is designed individually with the student. Assistance with counseling, job placement, and some support services such as interpreters, can be provided without regard to financial need. Assistance with the costs of tuition and fees, transportation, books, etc., depends upon demonstrated financial need and the student’s award from other sources of financial aid. Their contact information is listed below.

KY Office of Vocational Rehabilitation Central Office
Cabinet for Human Resources Building
275 East Main Street
Mail Stop 2E-K
Frankfort, KY 40621
website:  http://www.ovr.ky.gov

 

Please contact your KY Office for the Blind if you are are blind or visually impaired. Their contact information is listed below. 

KY Office For the Blind
275 East Main Street
Mail Stop # 2-EJ
Frankfort, KY 40621
website:  http://blind.ky.gov/

 

If you applied for tuition assistance, fees, transportation, books, housing and etc. and it does not show on your TOPNET account.

1st)  Contact your Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor and make sure that authorization has been sent to WKU.

2nd) WKU Vocational Rehabilitation Coordinator does not authorize payment.   She makes sure that payment is applied to your WKU student account.

 

 Last Modified 7/22/13