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EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM:

WKU WEATHER ALERT:

Due to the impending winter weather, WKU Owensboro will close at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday.

Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert.

IMREC - ORAC

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Traversing down Red Canyon to the Colorado River, AZ

Enjoying a sunset after a quick ride at the Low Hollow Trail, KY

Rockin' those positive jams in the Red River Gorge, KY

The night sky as seen from the Colorado River, AZ

Upcoming Events

Friday March 6th
All Day
Utah Explore and Bike
Location: Moab, UT
Saturday March 7th
All Day
Canoe the Buffalo
Location: Buffalo River, AR
Saturday March 7th
All Day
Utah Explore and Bike
Location: Moab, UT
Sunday March 8th
All Day
Canoe the Buffalo
Location: Buffalo River, AR

 

Mission Statement

ORAC is dedicated to providing the following: educational outdoor activities, high-quality customer service, interactive programs, an enviornmentally friendly approach to learning, and above all, safe outdoor based programs for the campus community.

Registration

Spring trip registration is now open.

Register over the phone or in person at our office in the Preston Center.

Phone

270-745-6545 

Spring Hours

Monday - Friday: 12pm - 6pm

Announcements.

Spots are still open on our Buffalo River spring break trip. Sign up today!

Unfortunately, due to our dual spring break trips, we will not be able to accommodate backpack, sleeping bag, tent, headlamp, or sleeping pad rentals. We appreciate your understanding. 

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