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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

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

Alpha Tau Omega

Alpha Tau Omega



Alpha Tau Omega was founded in Lexington, Virginia at the Virginia Military Institute on September 11, 1865. Three men came together in the bonds of brotherhood to bring the North and the South back together after Civil War. Since then, ATO currently has over 250 active/inactive chapters, 6,500 undergrads, and initiated over 200,000 men. As America's Leadership Development Fraternity, ATO places a high value on leadership development programming. Things like the Leadershape Institute, Altitude, ELC's, Congress, and President's Retreat provide our undergrads with a substantial amount of leadership experience and educational opportunities.

Nickname: A T O

WKU Chapter: Zeta Omega

Founding Date: September 11, 1865

Original Charter at WKU: February 25, 1967

Color:  Azure & Old Gold

Flower: White Tea Rose

Mascot/Symbol: Heraldic Cross Pattee

Philanthropy: Wounded Warrior Run

Chapter Website:

National Website:

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