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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

WKU Apartment Eligibility



Apartment Eligibility

To be eligible to live in an apartment, student must be enrolled at WKU during the term of their lease. They must be a full time or approved part time student and have minimum of 60 hours of completed credit hours at the start of their lease term.

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Dependent Children

For residents who wish to share their accommodation with dependent children they must provide documentation of a birth certificate or proof of legal guardianship for children residing in the apartment with a parent.

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Apartment Rates

Individuals may lease a one-bedroom apartment for single occupancy at a rate of $515.00 or for double occupancy at a rate of $600.00.

Individuals may lease a two bedroom apartment with a second eligible resident as a roommate for $460.00 per resident.

Learn more about apartment rates

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If you meet the eligibility requirements listed above and wish to live in an on-campus apartment, please read all of the information provided on the application page and fill out an application.

View application information

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 Last Modified 9/25/14