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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

IT Division - OMR Bubble Scanning

OMR Bubble Scanning

Enterprise Systems (ES) operates a NCS Pearson Opscan 8 mark sensing document reader.  It is capable of processing data collected on NCS forms (30423) which are available in the Bookstore.  These forms are also commonly known as OMR Bubble scan forms.  ES currently uses this scanner to process:

  • Instructor test scoring
  • OAR math and chemistry pre-test scoring
  • Faculty/Staff evaluations
  • Other research projects

If you wish to utilize the scanner, call Al Smith at 745-5680 between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM weekdays for detailed information.

Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view,
download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
download excel.

Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
download word.

Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
download powerpoint.

Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,
download quicktime.

 Last Modified 9/24/14