WKU International Partner Resources
Western Kentucky University (WKU) is a public institution that offers an authentic American experience in the beautiful and lively city of Bowling Green, Kentucky. Our hilltop campus is a place of diversity and friendliness. It embraces a proud heritage and a bold, ambitious future. WKU is home to many highly ranked and nationally recognized academic programs such as Business/Management, Journalism and Broadcasting, Engineering, Computer Science, Social Sciences, and Math, including an award-winning speech and debate team.
In addition to our top academic programs, WKU is also home to competitive Division I Athletic teams including tennis, basketball, soccer, and football. More than 20,000 students grace WKU's campus, including students from over 60 countries. WKU is one of four nationally recognized Safe Communities America by the National Safety Council and is ranked as one of the most beautiful southern campuses by U.S. News. Centrally located and easily accessible to many major U.S. cities, WKU is known for the southern hospitality and charm that Kentucky has to offer. Bowling Green, Kentucky (home to WKU) is ranked one of the top 10 U.S. college towns.
Watch an incredible video that shows what it is like to be an international student on our campus, download our international student brochures and schedule time to video chat or WhatsApp with a current international student below.
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The Great Gabby
Feb 1st, 2019
“One of the things that motivated me to come here was the multicultural element of WKU. When I came here, I found people from Kuwait, China, Japan,...
International Student Diplomat Update: Finals Week Resources
Nov 14th, 2018
Hello everyone, it is officially 23 days to finals week! We hope your semester is going well. We, the international diplomats wanted to suggest some...