Western Kentucky University

Housing & Residence Life

Need on campus summer housing? learn moreGCC Gender & Communication Conference - Learn more and registerBig Red Volleyball Tournament, Saturday, May 10. Preston Basketball Courts, team check-in begins at 10 am, games run 11 am - 4 pm, snacks and drinks provided. Click to register your team of 6-8 people. sponsored by the residence hall associationShared Interest Communities - the Sky's the Limit. Learn MoreBarnes Campbell Hall FlowersRoom in Southwest HallGirls outside Zacharias HallValleypalooza, May 7, 1-4 pm in the valleyResident assistant of the month. Kelli Warford, science and math education, meade, ky, northeast hall. "day in and day out Kellie tries so hard at everything she does. She is one of the RAs who is truly there for her residents. when a stressful situation happesn she is able to stay calm and relay any information to the residents. When Kelli creates a program, she likes to do fun things for all of her residents. Programming for upperclassmen athletes is a hard task to do, but she is able to make great programs with awesome attendance."

About Western Kentucky University Housing & Residence Life

The Department of Housing and Residence Life, in partnership with the student and the university community, will provide a premier living/learning experience that ensures student success.

Students are provided many opportunities to enhance their on-campus living experience:

There is always something exciting going on in the life of our Residence Halls. Check back often to find out what new opportunities are being offered! It's more than just a place to live! 



First Year Students

Welcome to WKU! Be sure to sign up for M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan, WKU's five-day orientation program for first year residential students, hosted by Housing & Residence Life! Learn more about M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan

If you plan on commuting to campus, we have a two-day orientation designed just for you, "MPC," The M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan Commuter Program! Learn more about MPC

M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan from Bryan Lemon on Vimeo

Apply for Housing

Priority Deadline: March 31 - All full time freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus. Some exemptions apply. Learn morepage break  Facebook    twitter    instagram     youtube     WKU app     email us    RHApage break

Upcoming Events

Gender & Communication Conference

Join us on April 25, 2014 for the fourth annual Gender & Communication Conference with keynote speaker, Dr. Helen Sterk. 2:30-7:30 PM in Gary Ransdell Hall. Register Online

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HRL Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Closed Saturday & Sunday

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Contact Us

Housing & Residence Life
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd. #11093
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1093

Phone: (270) 745-4359

Fax: (270) 745-6129

Email: hrl@wku.edu

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