WKU M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan
Welcome to Western Kentucky University! M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan is WKU's transition program for all new undergraduate students and is designed to help you smoothly transition to your new life as a Hilltopper.
Move in early, meet your new best friends, and learn everything you need to know about being a Hilltopper.
Any new to WKU, full-time undergraduate student is eligible to participate in M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan.
Tuesday, August 15 - Saturday, August 19
*M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan officially kicks off on Tuesday, August 15th, 2023. Move-in options begin earlier.
Data shows that M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan helps students stay in school and graduate on time.
First to second year retention of students increases by 7.3% and the on-time graduation rate goes up by 15% for students who participate in M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan.