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Saturday classes at the Bowling Green campus will proceed as scheduled. 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 have been rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert


IT Division - Accounts

Account FAQs

What is my WKUID?
Visit for more information about your WKUID.
What is my WKUID PIN?
Your WKUID and PIN are used to access TopNet. The first time you login to TopNet, your PIN will be the last 6 digits of your Social Security Number. If you do not have a social security number, it will be set to the last 6 digits of your WKUID. You will be required to change your PIN upon your initial entry. Please memorize your PIN and change it often. Visit for more information.
How do I login to TopNet?
If you are a current WKU student or employee, you may login to TopNet using your NetID and Password OR you may use your WKUID and PIN.
What is my NetID account and how do I use it?
Visit for information about your NetID.
What is my NetID Password?
The first time you use your NetID, you will be required to create/set your NetID password. Please visit to initially set your NetID password.
What is My Email Account/Address?
Visit for information about your email.

Account Support

If you need help with any of your computer Accounts or Logins at WKU, please call the IT Helpdesk @ 745-7000 or visit the IT Helpdesk site.

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 Last Modified 9/25/14