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Summer Sessions

Summer StudentsSummer Sessions Affordability 

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

Summer Scholarship

 Summer Scholarship

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

  • $413 for students with 3.0 GPA or higher
  • $250 for students with 2.5 – 2.99 GPA

Application due on April 17, 2017 - Application closed

Tuition Rates


Per Credit Hour
Resident Non-Resident
$413 $1,033

Graduate & Ed.D.

Per Credit Hour
Resident Non-Resident (Domestic) Non-Resident (International)
$570 $816 $998

Tuition Incentive Program

Per Credit Hour

Distance Learning*

Per Credit Hour
Undergraduate Graduate
$496 $679

 *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).

Payment Schedule

Payment Schedule 

Registration Dates

E-Bill Date  

Postmark Date 
(if not received by due date)

Due Date 

Amount Due


Through May 1 (students 
whose schedule includes 
a May sessions course.)

May 2

May 10

May 16

Tuition and fees are due in
full for all students enrolled in 
a May session class

$100 Late Payment Fee 

May 2 - 31

June 1

June 10

June 16

Full payment; Balance for students
who have not paid fees in full
(including late payment fees)

$100 Late Payment Fee 

June 1 - 30 (Note 2)

July 1

July 12

July 18

Full payment; Balance for students
who have not paid fees in full
(including late payment fees)

$100 Late Payment Fee 

Note 1:  Failure to receive an e-bill does not relieve the student of the obligation to pay tuition and fees by the due date. For questions, please call (270) 745-6381. If you register and decide not to attend, you must withdraw from all classes prior to the first day of classes on TopNet or by notifying the Office of the Registrar in writing to ensure that you will not owe tuition and late payment fees and receive ‘F’ grades. You are responsible for your own enrollment status.

Note 2:  Students registering after June 30 for a July Session course must send payment to the Billings Office by July 18 regardless of receipt of an e-bill.

SGA Scholarship

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

Click here to see information regarding WKU SGA Summer Scholarship!

Financial Aid

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