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WKU Parent and Family Weekend

Parent & Family Weekend 2014 x 2!

Yes...there will be *2* Parent & Family Weekend
events this Fall!


Event #1:   October 25, 2014 for currently enrolled
                     WKU Freshman Students

Saturday, October 25, WKU v. Old Dominion, Kickoff TBA


Event #2:  November 22, 2014 for currently enrolled                                    WKU Upperclass (sophomores, juniors, seniors)                      Students

Saturday, November 22, WKU v. UTSA, Kickoff TBA



Information for Parent & Family Weekend 2014
will be sent to parents and families very soon.

Online registration will be available within the next 2 weeks.


Parent & Family Weekend is an annual event held each fall to celebrate WKU's Current Students and their Families.Highlights of the event are the President's Festival, hosted by President Gary Ransdell, and his wife, Julie, as well as theWKU Hilltopper football game.


 2013 Parent & Family Weekend Family of the Year

Congratulations to the Jones Family from Fort Wright, KY!
The Jones Family

Pictured, left to right: 
Parents' Advisory Council Secretary Marla Carter, Mr. Greg Jones, Mrs. Becky Jones, daughter Jordan Jones, and
Parents' Advisory Council Treasurer Lynda Weeks.


Nominate your family for WKU's 2014
Family of the Year!

What will the selected family receive?

  • A scholarship for the nominating student
  • A gift certificate to the WKU Bookstore
  • Complimentary tickets to the football game for Parent and Family Weekend
  • Lodging provided for Parent & Family Weekend
  • Special recognition at the Parent and Family Weekend football game

*Members of the Parents' Association Council will review all nominations and make the final selection of the Family of the Year 2014.



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