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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.

Academic Transitions Program

Your academic journey starts here.At ATP, students and families connect with the WKU campus community. We provide placement exam opportunities, informational sessions, academic advising, and class registration in a welcoming atmosphere during a one-day on-campus orientation. We welcome you to The Hill, and we encourage you to click the photos below to learn more about becoming a Hilltopper!

Admission Status      Calendar of Events      Reserve an ATP date      Take your required placement exams.

Confirm or update your major.      Read enews      Additional tips and checklists      Parent/Guest ATP

Have a question? Click here!
The mission of the Academic Transitions Program is to successfully transition first-year and transfer students academically to Western Kentucky University.  We achieve this objective by connecting students and their families with the campus community, providing placement exams, informational sessions, academic advising, and class registration in a welcoming atmosphere.

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