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Topper Orientation Program

Topper Orientation Program

Your academic journey starts here!

At TOP, students and families connect with the WKU campus community. We provide placement exam opportunities, informational sessions, academic advising, and class registration in a welcoming atmosphere during a one-day on-campus orientation. We welcome you to The Hill, and we encourage you to click the photos below to learn more about becoming a Hilltopper!


Admission Status

Admission Status

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Cornhole on WKU Campus

Calendar of Events

View the TOP Calendar

TOP Events
WKU's Collonade

Reserve your TOP Date

Sign up for your TOP date today!

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Testing Centers on Campus

Placement Exams

Take the required placement exams before TOP

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WKU Labs

Confirm or Update Your Major

Verify your major or submit a request for a new one.

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WKU Bell Tower

Read E-News

Read your TOP Newsletter

WKU Students Enjoying a beautiful day

Additional Tips & Checklist

Learn the WKU Lingo, get tips for planning ahead, & more!

TOP Tips
Big Red chearing with WKU Students

Parent and Guest TOP

Check the status of your admission application.

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Call us at 270-745-4242

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WKU Kissing Bridge

The mission of TOP is to successfully transition first-year and transfer students academically to Western Kentucky University. We achieve this objective by connecting students and their families with the campus community, providing placement exams, informational sessions, academic advising, and class registration in a welcoming atmosphere.

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 Last Modified 10/10/18