Skip to main content
Western Kentucky University

Faculty & Staff

WKU Grad School Fair for Employees & Dependents; August 4th MMTH Auditoriumco-presented by the Kentucky Folklife Program at WKU. 2015-2016 Cultural Enhancement Series presents Sam Bush. Saturday, September 11, 2015. Van Meter Hall Auditorium, 7:30pm CT. FREE EVENT! General Admission tickets available at There will be a stand-by seating line. WKU. Follow WKU Cultural Enhancement Series on Facebook at @wkuces on Twitter.WKU is only the fourth university worldwide to be designated as a "Safe Community" by the National Safety Council.

Co-presented by the Kentucky Folklife Program at WKU.

Information for WKU Faculty and Staff

Please find frequently requested links in alphabetical order for your convenience.


Campus Directory

Search for faculty, staff and students by name or department.


Campus Map

Find your way around WKU's main campus by numerical or alphabetical index on the campus map.


Campus Safety

WKU strives to provide a safe and secure environment for our campus community. From the WKU Campus Police and Emergency Alert System, to the Campus Escort Service and no-tolerance policies, you may find it all here.

Center for Faculty Development

The Center for Faculty Development (CFD) supports the professional development needs of faculty at WKU. Through partnerships with organizations we disseminate best practices in teaching and pedagogy, promote innovative use of technology in the classroom, offer support for faculty research, mentor and certify graduate students, and support a formal mentorship program for new and current faculty.

Finance & Administration

From Accounting, Payroll and Purchasing to Health Services and Human Resources, find your most frequently needed sites here.

Health & Wellness

Healthy students, faculty and staff are important to WKU. Find out what resources are available to maintain a healthy lifestyle on the hill.


Human Resources

Search for current job vacancies, retirement information, employee benefits and HR policies.


Information Technology

Find out how to obtain technical support from the IT Helpdesk, Technology Training, Desktop Computing and Classroom Technology.


Policies Website

WKU's repository of official policies for use by the campus community.


President and University Administration

Learn more about the administration at WKU including the University's President, Board of Regents, Provost, Financial Affairs and EOO.


Regional Campuses

From outreach initiatives to teaching opportunities, our regional WKU campuses offer students and faculty alike world-class WKU educational opportunities near the convenience of home.



Learn more about how to obtain external funds from the Office of Sponsored Programs, the WKU Scholar, a semiannual publication that focuses on scholarship and research, The Student Research Council, which encourages scholarly activities and coordinates the annual WKU Student Research Conference, Institutional Research, the Center for Research and Development, WKU Libraries and more.


Staff Council

The WKU Staff Council strives to enhance the productivity and employment experience of every Western Kentucky University staff member and to help the University achieve its educational goals.


University Senate

The WKU Senate is devoted to furthering the university’s mission by providing a forum for faculty deliberation and contribution to shared governance.

Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view,
download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
download excel.

Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
download word.

Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
download powerpoint.

Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,
download quicktime.

 Last Modified 9/24/14