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4 Simple Steps to Get Started

Are you ready to REACH HIGHER?

Get Started in 4 Simple Steps:

Step 1

Schedule a Visit

Step 2

Apply for Admission

Step 3

Explore Scholarship Opportunities
  • WKU offers more scholarship dollars than ever before!
  • Transfer students may qualify for a Transfer Scholarship of up to $4,000 annually!
  • Freshmen scholarships for qualified first-time, first-year students start at $2,500 guaranteed for high school grads with a 3.0 GPA

Scholarships by Campus:

Step 4

Apply for Financial Aid
  • Apply early!
  • Applications are available online for the upcoming year October 1 - June 30
  • WKU financial aid counselors can meet with you to discuss your financial needs, review potential expenses, and explain financial aid programs. 
  • Learn more about student financial assistance.

Get Started Today and
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 Last Modified 2/16/22