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Summer Sessions Tuition

Undergraduate students may take up to 15 credit hours during Summer Sessions.

Undergraduate students with a 2.5 GPA or higher are eligible for a summer scholarship!*  Enroll in at least 6 hours, complete the online scholarship application, and you could save:

  • $425 for students with 3.0 GPA or higher
  • $250 for students with 2.5 - 2.99 GPA

Limited number of scholarships available - Apply early!

*The scholarship will not apply to students in all Study Abroad courses, ESLI, National Student Exchange or Dual Credit or students on a WKU Faculty/Staff or Kentucky Employee waiver.

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Per Credit Hour:
Resident Non-Resident (Domestic) Non-Resident (International)
$425 $1,063 $1,090

Graduate & Ed.D.

Per Credit Hour:
Resident Non-Resident (Domestic) Non-Resident (International)
$589 $873 $998

Tuition Incentive Program

Per Credit Hour:

Distance Learning*

Per Credit Hour:
Undergraduate Graduate
$510 $707

* Distance Learning is for all WEB courses. The other categories are for face-to-face courses.

Tuition and/or fees are subject to change by the Kentucky Council on Post-Secondary Education or WKU. Summer Sessions courses are assessed per credit hour based upon the course (i.e. on-campus or distance learning).

WKU SGA is proud to sponsor winter term and summer term scholarships.

Click here to see information regarding WKU SGA Summer Scholarship!

Summer PELL is back!

Pell grant eligible students can receive up to 150% of their award within the academic year! This means additional funding for summer for the first time in a long time!

Students must register for at least 6 credit hours in summer to utilize any eligible financial aid. 

Click here to learn more about Summer Financial Aid. 

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 Last Modified 3/26/18