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Tuesday, September 3rd

Room Change Requests Begin

  • Location: Online Housing Portal
  • Time: 7:00am

Room change requests begin today for all residence halls. Learn more: https://www.wku.edu/housing/resources/roomchange.php 

Thursday, September 5th
6:30pm - 9:00pm

Welcome Back Bash | Residence Hall Association

  • Time: 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Join the WKU Residence Hall Association on September 5th from 6:30-9:00 PM for popcorn and a movie! Bring a blanket and water bottle.

Movie: Monsters Inc.

Friday, September 6th

Bemis Demolition (and Donuts): "The First Bite"

  • Location: Bemis Lawrence Hall - Regents Avenue
  • Time: 9:00am

Watch WKU history as the "first bite" is taken from Bemis Lawrence Hall.

WKU Housing & Residence Life will have a viewing area outside of Bemis Lawrence Hall available on Regents Avenue to watch the beginning of demolition on Friday, September 6 at 9 AM.

Donuts and coffee will be served.

Full demolition will take approximately 90 days to complete.

Bemis Lawrence Hall was built in 1966. It is named in honor of Bemis Lawrence who was Vice Chairman of the WKU Board of Regents from 1955-1966.

Construction has begun on The First Year Village, which will include two new residence halls that feature pod-style housing and will be home to WKU's Living Learning Communities. Learn more at www.wku.edu/housing/future.

Thursday, September 12th

Bonfire on the Hill

  • Location: The Valley (Rodes/McCormack/Gilbert/Hilltopper Hall Lawn)
  • Time: 7:00pm

The residents of Rodes, McCormack, Gilbert, and Hilltopper Halls are invited to "Bonfire on the Hill," September 12th at 7 pm. Join us for music, s'mores, and a bonfire!


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