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Schedule Your VIP Visit

The best way to get to know if you we are a fit for your educational future is to visit us in person.  Each VIP Visit includes:

  • A Full Campus Walking Tour, personalized to your individual interests, led by our HonorsToppers

  • An Honors Admissions Meeting with an HonorsTopper or Honors Admissions Representative


Directions to Campus

Virtual Tour 

Want to get to know your tour guide?

View our list of current HonorsToppers.

If you would like any additional components to your visit (shadowing a course, meeting with a faculty member, touring another department, etc.) or need special accomodations, please let us know! Contact us at honors.admissions@wku.edu or (270)-745-2081.

VIP Visit Questions?

Laura KingLaura King
Admissions Counselor




Important Links

Welcome to Admissions

This page will introduce you to The Mahurin Honors College's Admission Process.

Schedule a Visit

We would love to see you and your family on campus.

Admissions Eligibility

Eligibility requirements for those pursuing admission to The Mahurin Honors College.

Application Components and Suggestions 

This page details the sections of our application, including essay prompts and the involvement summary.

Current and Transfer Admissions Requirements

This page details the requirements for both current WKU students and transfer students wishing to apply to The Mahurin Honors College.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

This page details some of the scholarships offered through The Mahurin Honors College as well as those at Western Kentucky University.

Membership Fee

Futher clarification is given on the fee for Honors, as well as some FAQ's related to the fee.

Meet our Ambassadors

The HonorsToppers are the official ambassadors for The Mahurin Honors College.  These students lead the VIP Visits for each prospective student/family.

H4 - Honors Freshmen Retreat

This page will include all information relevant to our freshmen orientation retreat, H4.

Some of the links on this page may require additional software to view.

 Last Modified 4/6/21