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Housing & Residence Life

About WKU Housing & Residence Life

When you live on campus at WKU, you have the unique opportunity to live in community with Hilltoppers from down the road and across the globe. Our living options will enable you to learn about yourself and others, experience meaningful connections, and realize your peak potential. It's more than just a place to live! 


The live-on experience is an essential part of your education at WKU. 

All full-time undergraduate students are required to live on campus for two years. Some exemptions apply.

View the Required Housing Policy 

Apply for Housing

Apply for Housing

Priority Deadline: March 31


Housing Portal

Living Options

WKU Residence Halls, Apartments, and Living Learning Communities

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M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan

WKU's transition program for all new undergraduate students, designed to help you smoothly transition to your new life as a Hilltopper.

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Move In

Move-In Guide

When to move in, how to check in, what to bring, and more! 

View the Move-In Guide

First Year Village

The Future of WKU Housing

WKU is optimizing the on-campus living experience for current and future students through a 10-year plan to renovate and construct residence halls on WKU's Bowling Green campus.

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Office Hours

7:30 AM - 4:30 PM Monday-Friday

Closed Saturday & Sunday

  • (270) 745-4359
  • hrl@wku.edu
  • Southwest Hall | Entrance across from the Downing Student Union


Mailing Address

1906 College Heights Blvd. #11093
Bowling Green, KY 42104 


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 Last Modified 8/22/19