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EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM:

WKU WEATHER ALERT:

Due to the impending winter weather, WKU Owensboro will close at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday.

Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert.

WKU Online

Orientation for Online Learners

Accessing Blackboard

Blackboard (Bb) is WKU’s online course delivery system. It can be accessed at https://blackboard.wku.edu.

Once you arrive at the login page, you will login using your Net ID and password. Please note: You must be a current WKU student and have an active email account to have full access to Blackboard. If you are not a current student, you may login to one of our guest accounts. Additional information is provided below:

Undergraduate Students: Sign-in using the following guest id: guest.chawks, password: 1student. Once you have signed in, click on Orientation for Online Learners in the right hand column.

Graduate Students: Sign-in using the following guest id: guest.student, password: 1student. Once you have signed in, click on Graduate Student Orientation in the right hand column.

Proceed to "Using Blackboard"

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