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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Commercial Delivery Vehicle Parking Policy

Commercial Delivery Vehicle Parking Policy

Effective 8/15/2009


Individuals parking on campus for commercial pick up or delivery services.


Delivery Vehicle - Any vehicle temporarily parking on campus for a pick up or delivery service that utilizes parking resources for a very limited time (typically less than 15 minutes).

• Delivery vehicles must be clearly marked with company logos.

• A contact name and phone number must be clearly displayed on the dashboard.

Policy Details

 Delivery vehicles have the following parking options at WKU:

• They are not required to register with WKU PTS.

• They are granted 15 minute parking in the following areas:

o Commercial/University Service Vehicle spaces

o Loading zones

o Meters

o Non-reserved parking spaces in any zone.

Requests for special accommodations may be made through the PTS office.

• Deliveries lasting longer than 15 minutes require a parking permit.

• Very large or time consuming deliveries (such as office furniture) must be coordinated through the PTS office prior to the delivery date.

Delivery vehicles are expected to adhere to all University parking policies and regulations. Special attention is called to the following:

• Parking on sidewalks is prohibited.

• Parking in fire lanes or yellow zones is prohibited.

• Obstructing traffic is prohibited.

Delivery vehicles found in violation of University parking policy may be fined or towed at owner’s expense.


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 Last Modified 9/25/14