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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

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H4 Packing List


After registering for H4, you will receive a packing list in the mail that will help you prepare for the H4 Retreat.

Below is a sample packing list for H4



  • Four pairs of shorts
  • Four T-shirts or other casual, outdoor clothing
  • One pair of jeans for more rigorous activities
  • Comfortable shoes for a lot of walking
  • Hiking clothes and shoes
  • Sleepwear (cabins will be shared by the same gender)
  • Hat
  • Poncho or Rain Jacket
  • Swimwear
  • A white shirt to tie dye


  • Sleeping bag or sheets and blankets
  • Pillow


  • Towel and washcloth
  • Shower shoes (flip flops)
  • Shower caddy
  • Shampoo, soap, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrush, etc.
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug Spray


  • Flashlight
  • Camera
  • Sunglasses
  • Extra pair of glasses or contacts
  • Snacks

What to leave at home

  • Valuables
  • Residence Hall Accessories - posters, pictures, etc.
  • Computer


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 Last Modified 9/25/14