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Western Kentucky University

The Graduate School - Faculty/Staff

Advising Information

Important advising information regarding admission, registration, holds, theses/specialist projects/dissertations, and financial aid information.

Application Fee Waiver Codes

Departments can purchase codes to allow prospective students to apply for admission without paying the application processing fee.

eSignature Instructions for Admission Decisions

The Graduate School utilizes WKU's eSignature forms for admission decisions. Directions on how to receive and open admission packets, as well how to send decisions back to the Graduate School, is available.

Faculty Handbook

Many important policies and procedures relevant to faculty at WKU are detailed in the Faculty Handbook.  Please refer to the linked Academic Affairs site for a copy of the handbook and part-time faculty guide.

Graduate Council

The Graduate Council has general supervision and control over all matters of graduate instruction, including admission and degree requirements, curricula, Graduate Faculty membership, and general academic regulations.  You can learn more about the council, review agendas and meeting minutes, and view council membership.

Graduate Faculty

All courses offered for graduate credit at WKU must be taught by graduate faculty.  Learn about the graduate faculty, including requirements for membership and current members.

Annual Report

A report of various data relating to The Graduate School.

Incomplete Applications Report

Departments have the ability to access a listing of incomplete admission applications by using Infoview.  On this page, you may learn how you may go about accessing and using the report.

Incomplete GA Applications Report

Departments can access a listing of incomplete Graduate Assistantship applications by using Infoview. This page will provide instructions about accessing and using the report.

JUMP Agreement Template

Programs or departments can use this form to submit a Joint Undergraduate-Master's Program (JUMP) agreement to the Graduate School for review.

 Information on the

John. D. Minton Award

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 Last Modified 8/3/15