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WKU Military Student Services


We are proud that you have chosen Western Kentucky University. Our goal is to provide comprehensive support for students to succeed at WKU, from the point of inquiry through graduation and ultimately on to a productive career. We began serving students in 2011 with the mission to provide personalized support for all our military, veterans and dependents. Currently, we provide free textbooks for eligible military students through Textbooks For Troops™, support and guidance with ArmyIgnitED and all TA requests for all branches of the military, and so much more. 

It is an honor for us to serve you as you pursue your educational goals.

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Student veteran posing in front of WKUs colonnade

*Use of military-themed imagery does not constitute endorsement by the U.S. Department of Defense.*

SPECIAL MILITARY TUITION RATE & TUITION ASSISTANCE

WKU offers a SPECIAL tuition rate for those CURRENTLY serving in the Military! Western Kentucky University offers a military tuition rate of $250 per credit hour for undergraduate and graduate courses to all service members currently on Active Duty, serving in a Reserve unit (excluding those on Individual Ready Reserve) or in a component of the National Guard. WKU also offers help when you seek to use Tuition Assistance to pay for school!

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Text Books For Troops

Textbooks For Troops Lending Library

Textbooks For Troops™ (T4T) lending library is one of the LARGEST programs of its kind in the NATION.


This lending library is for military, veterans and eligible dependent students enrolled in WKU courses who do not receive a book stipend/scholarship.

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Course Credit for Military Experience/Training

Course Credit for Military Experience/Training

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WKU strives to be a military friendly institution that will provide military personnel the ability to attend WKU and receive college credit for formal courses and primary occupations offered while in the military.

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My name is CanDoo and I am one of WKU's Therapy Dogs.

CanDoo

Therapy Dog, Military Student Services
military@wku.edu
Gary A. Ransdell Hall, 2052


My name is CanDoo and I am one of WKU's Therapy Dogs.

I am a seven year old English cream Golden Retriever. As a Therapy Dog, I have a friendly and patient temperament which allows me to visit people, particularly military, and children.

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Military Student Services

Gary Ransdell Hall, 2052
1906 College Heights Blvd. #11030,

Bowling Green, KY 42101-1030
270-745-2180


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 Last Modified 11/2/21