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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed 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

WKU-O Veterans


WKU-O encourages veterans and those eligible to receive Veterans Affairs (VA) education benefits to utilize the available financial assistance.  Did you know survivors and dependents of veterans may be entitled to education and training opportunities too?

If you are a veteran of any of the armed forces looking to continue your education, contact or call (270) 684-9797. 

Important notice for Veterans receiving VA Benefits:      

Students who receive Veteran Affairs (VA) benefits will need to go to Veterans Affairs page for the steps to start using VA educational benefits at WKU. For more information regarding veterans educational benefits can be found at Veterans Student Financial Assistance (WKU’s VA website) or the US Department of Veterans Affairs (Department of Veterans Affairs’ website.)  

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 Last Modified 9/25/14