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2015/2016 CALENDAR 

UPCOMING EVENTS

July 16 - August 7, 2015
Study Abroad Trip to Harlaxton

August 16, 2015
Class of 2017 Move-In

August 19, 2015
Class of 2016 Move-In

August 24, 2015
Classes Begin

September 1, 2015
Class of 2018 Application Opens

September 4-7, 2015
Closed Weekend (Labor Day)

September 26, 2015
Preview Day

September 30 - October 4, 2015
Closed Weekend (Fall Break)

October 17, 2015
Preview Day

October 30 - November 1, 2015
Closed Weekend

November 14, 2015
Preview Day

November 24-29, 2015
Closed Weekend (Thanksgiving)

December 7, 2015
Finals Week Begins

January 23, 2016
Preview Day

Directions to The Gatton Academy

 

WKU Campus Map

Directions from North and South Interstate 65

Directions to Campus

1.Take Exit 26 off of Interstate 65.

2. Turn toward Bowling Green onto Cemetery Road.

3. Continue straight for three miles. Cemetery Road becomes Fairview Avenue. Continue going straight across 31-W Bypass. You will pass a fire station on your left. Turn left at College Street (this is a one-way street).

4. Stay on College Street through downtown Bowling Green and continue until you reach the top of the hill. College Street will dead-end at 15th street at a statue of Henry Hardin Cherry. Turn right onto 15th Street.

5. 15th Street will turn into College Heights Boulevard. Continue in the left lane of College Heights Boulevard. Metered Parking is available in the Bates Runner Lot. 

6. If parking is unavailable in either the Bates Runner Hall Lot, you will need to park in either Parking Structure 1 or in the visitor lot in front of Diddle Arena.  Please first obtain a parking pass from The Gatton Academy office if your visit on a weekday and park in Parking Structure 1.

 

Directions from William Natcher Parkway

1.Take Exit 9 off the William Natcher Parkway.

2. Turn right toward Bowling Green onto Morgantown Road (US-231 S).

3. Continue straight for two miles. Bear left on Russellville Road (US-68).

4. Turn right onto University Boulevard. Continue in the left lane through two stop lights.

5. Turn left onto Normal Drive. Follow Normal Drive and turn left at the second light at the top of the hill (15th Street-one way), staying in the left lane.

6. 15th Street will turn into College Heights Boulevard. Continue in the left lane of College Heights Boulevard. Metered Parking is available in the Bates Runner Lot. 

7. If parking is unavailable in either the Bates Runner Hall Lot, you will need to park in either Parking Structure 1 or in the visitor lot in front of Diddle Arena.  Please first obtain a parking pass from The Gatton Academy office if your visit on a weekday and park in Parking Structure 1.

 

Directions from US-68/80

1. Enter Bowling Green on US-68/80. US-68/80 will become Russellville Road.

2. Russellville Road concludes as you enter campus. Turn right onto University Boulevard. Continue in the left lane through two stop lights.

3. Turn left onto Normal Drive. Follow Normal Drive and turn left at the second light at the top of the hill (15th Street-one way), staying in the left lane.

4. 15th Street will turn into College Heights Boulevard. Continue in the left lane of College Heights Boulevard. Metered Parking is available in the Bates Runner Lot. 

5. If parking is unavailable in either the Bates Runner Hall Lot, you will need to park in either Parking Structure 1 or in the visitor lot in front of Diddle Arena.  Please first obtain a parking pass from The Gatton Academy office if your visit on a weekday and park in Parking Structure 1.

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