Western Kentucky University

WKU Archives - Collection Inventories

WKU Archives is a closed stack collection of records created by and about WKU, its faculty, staff and alumni.  Materials are arranged in record groups that correspond roughly with the organization chart of the university.  This list consists of departments, offices, programs or units that have transferred records to WKU Archives. 

Over WKU's 100+ years, programs have come and gone and reemerged in new configurations.  This list uses the current name of an office.  Defunct offices are listed with like offices. 

See also WKU Hilltopper Heritage for WKU history ready reference.


Academics Institutional Advancement
Administration Provost & Academic Affairs
Allied & Founding Institutions Student Affairs & Campus Services
Athletics Student/Alumni Personal Papers
Division of Extended Learning & Outreach WKU Police
Faculty/Staff & Allied Organizations University Wide Records

Division of Extended Learning & Outreach (DELO) - UA42

Center for Evening Programs & Non-Traditional Students - UA42/7
 Continuing Education -
UA35/1
Evening & Weekend Division - UA42/5
Extended Campuses - UA42/8

Community College of WKU - UA42/4
Elizabethtown / Ft. Knox - UA42/8
Ft. Campbell - UA35/3
Glasgow - UA42/8
Owensboro - UA35/2

Summer Sessions - UA39, UA42/1

Publications - UA42/1/1

Faculty/Staff & Allied Organizations

American Association of University Professors - UA82
American Association of Univeristy Women -
UA83
Faculty Senate / University Senate - UA36

Administrative File - UA36/1
Committees - UA36/3 - digital copies  
Correspondence - UA36/5
Legislation - UA36 
Meeting Minutes - UA36/2 - digital copies   
Publications - UA36/4

Faculty / Staff Personal Papers - UA36I - see also Faculty & Staff 

Chelf, Carl. A Selected View of the Politics of Higher Education in Kentucky & the Role of H.H. Cherry 
Crabb, Alfred.  Founders Day 
John Oldham      
Gary Ransdell 

Faculty Wives Club - UA85
Western Kentucky University Women - UA85
WKU Women's Alliance - UA88

Institutional Advancement

Alumni Relations - UA17, UA77

Administrative File - UA77/3
Alumni - UA17/1, UA77, UA36J, UA94
Alumni Association Chapter File - UA77/4
Events File - UA77/2

Annual Events - UA77/2/1
General Events - UA77/2/4
Golden Anniversary Club / Class Reunions - UA77/2/3
Hall of Distinguished Alumni - UA77/2/1
Homecoming - UA77/2/2

Homecoming Committee - UA17/3
Photograph Collection - UA1C11/17
Publications - UA77/1

100 Hours of Life on the Hill 
Academics 
Alumni 
Athletics 
Campus Planning 
Centennial Timeline 
Gifts 
Impact & Education 
Integration 
Leadership & Community 
Philanthropy 
Student Life

Development
Foundations - UA9, UA76, UA79

College Heights Foundation - UA9/4
Hilltopper Athletic Foundation - UA9/5

University Relations - UA11

Press Releases - UA11/2
Publications - UA11/1

Hilltoppers in the News - UA11/1/2
John Conyers Interview - UA11/1/3
On Campus Interviews - UA11/1/1
William Porter Interview - UA11/1/4

Vice President for Institutional Advancement - UA9

 Last Modified 11/19/13