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ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

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

IT Division - Room-Based Video Conferencing

Room-Based Video Conferencing

Room-Based Video Conferencing  allows for two-way audio and video communication of individuals from distant locations using specially enhanced video conference rooms.  WKU hosts a network of over 40 videoconferencing-enhanced rooms throughout Western Kentucky with locations in Bowling Green, Elizabethtown, Fort Knox, Glasgow, and Owensboro. Room-based video conferencing provides you high-quality, regional, national and international reach to almost anywhere in the world.


Video Conferencing Rooms

There are two types of video conferencing rooms at WKU: classrooms and conferencing rooms.  They vary in size with a classroom seating up to 45 and a conference room seating up to 12 individuals.  

Video conferencing rooms feature:   

• High-Definition Video Conferencing Equipment

• Touch Panel Control System

• Plasma/LCD Displays

• Document Camera

• PC Display Projection

• Internet Connection


Click to see pictures of the video conferencing rooms at WKU.


Frequent and Past Connection Locales

In the Region: Council for Post Secondary Education, Frankfort, KY;  Center for Rural Development, Somerset, KY; University of Kentucky; University of Louisville 

National: California, Florida, Texas, New York, Washington D. C.    

International: Ecuador, South Korea, Egypt, Scotland, Canada, Samoa Islands, Bangladesh


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 Last Modified 3/3/15