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Friday, March 1st
All Day

Renew Your Housing for 2019-2020

  • Location: Housing Portal | www.wku.edu/housing/liveon
  • Time: All Day


It's time to renew your housing application and select your room for 2019-2020! 

Visit www.wku.edu/housing/liveon for full details.


Residence Halls Close for Spring Break

  • Location: All residence halls except Barnes, Hilltopper and Northeast Halls
  • Time: 6:00pm
All residence halls, except Barnes Campbell, Hilltopper, and Northeast Halls, will close at 6 PM on Friday, March 1. All halls will reopen at Noon on Sunday, March 10.
Before you leave for spring break, all residents must do the following:
  1. Unplug all electrical equipment except the refrigerator. Computers, aquariums, televisions, etc., should all be unplugged.

  2. Wash all dirty dishes.

  3. Throw away all trash and clean out the trash can. Take all trash to compactor. Activate compactor with room key.

  4. For this time of year, set room temperature on 70 degrees and fan speed on auto -or- halfway between blue and red with fan speed on low to conserve energy. 

  5. Remove belongings from closet floor. This prepares the room to be sprayed for pests.

  6. Remove furniture and belongings from in front of the HVAC unit so that the filter may be changed.

  7. Close and lock windows.

  8. Turn lights off.

  9. Lock your room.
Sunday, March 10th

Residence Halls Reopen at Noon

  • Location: All residence halls
  • Time: 12:00pm

All residence halls will reopen from spring break at noon on Sunday, March 10th.

Tuesday, March 12th

$100 Solution House Fundraiser - Puerto Rico Youth Baseball

  • Location: San Juan Smokehouse
  • Time: 5:30pm

The $100 Solution House invites you to a fundraising event to help donate baseball equipement to youth in Puerto Rico


Silent Auction, Music, & Celebration!


Dinner is provided with the purchase of a ticket. All are encouraged to bring gently used or new baseball equipment to donate.


WKU Student Price: $10 with 2 pieces of equipment OR $15 without equipment

For WKU Student Ticket info, contact Kirsten Lindner at kirsten.lindner@wku.edu


Adult Price: $50 (For more information on adult tickets, contact Bermard Strenecky at bernie.strenecky@wku.edu)


Limited Tickets are Available

All payments must be made with cash or check. Make checks payable to $100 Solution. No tickets may be bought at the door.

Saturday, March 23rd

Big Red Volleyball

  • Location: Preston Health & Activities Center
  • Time: 11:30am

Big Red Volleyball is an annual volleyball tournament hosted by the Residence Hall Association. The BIG difference is that the volleyball used is a 48in sized volleyball. Teams of 6-8 compete with one another to win the tournament and bragging rights!


Learn more and sign up at https://www.wku.edu/housing/rha/big-red-volleyball.php

Sunday, March 31st
All Day

Housing Application Priority Deadline

  • Location: www.wku.edu/housing/apply
  • Time: All Day

March 31st is the priority deadline for new students to apply for on-campus housing.

All freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus. Some exemptions apply.

Learn more and apply online at www.wku.edu/housing/apply

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