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EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM:

WKU WEATHER ALERT:

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

Student Financial Assistance

Applying For Financial Aid

 

Nearly all students are eligible for some form of financial assistance. In fact, over 90% of the students who applied for financial aid in recent years received an award offer.  Every effort is made to assist you and your family obtain the resources necessary to meet the difference between the total cost of attending Western Kentucky University and your ability to contribute toward your education.

 

                           

Step 1:  

 

 

 

 

Filing a FAFSA or Renewal FAFSA
Guide to Completing the FAFSA
Spring Applicants Only
Applying for Summer Aid
Applying for Winter Aid
The Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid

 

 

Step 2: 

 


 

Receiving your SAR
Making Corrections
Verification
Special Conditions 

 

 

Step 3:


 

Receiving your Award Notice
Accepting your Awards

 

 

Step 4:


 

Paying University Costs
Residual Checks

 

 

Other Situations:          




Dependency Override
Independent Learning
Consortium Students
Study Abroad Programs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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