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PUBLIC INFO - Parking Changes December 3rd - 6th

Lot and Road Closings

HOUSING STUDENTS - Parking & Traffic Disruptions Dec 3rd - 6th

Lot and Road Closings

FACULTY/STAFF - Parking & Traffic Disruptions 3rd - 6th

Lot and Road Closings

COMMUTER STUDENTS - Parking & Traffic Disruptions Dec. 3rd - 6th

Reserved Parking and Road Closings

WKU Basketball Event Parking

Parking and Shuttle Details




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511 Traffic & Travel Info

If you have trouble on Kentucky highways, call the Kentucky SAFE Patrol at 877-367-5982.

Provided by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, the Safety Assistance for Freeway Emergencies (SAFE) Patrol is designed to aid motorists and assist with incident management on major highways in Kentucky. The SAFE Patrol operates 6:00am – 10:00pm, 7 days a week. Operators assist motorists by providing:

  •  Gasoline and oil for those in need
  •  Air for tires, or assistance changing flat tire(s)
  •  Jump start for dead battery
  •  Other minor automotive repairs

For more information about the program and specific roadway coverage, visit

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 Last Modified 10/21/15