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Student Financial Assistance


Monday May 16th-Friday June 3rd, 2016 (May-Academic Session)
WKU hours will be 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. CST Monday-Friday. Calls will be taken from 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. CST Monday-Friday.
Monday June 6th-Friday August 12th, 2016 (Summer Academic Sessions)
WKU hours will be 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. CST Monday-Thursday and 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CST on Fridays. Calls will be taken each day until 30 minutes prior to closing.


Welcome to Western Kentucky University
Student Financial Assistance Office

You can use this site to learn about our aid programs, check application instructions and deadlines, and upload documents.
If you aren't sure where to start, we recommend that you look in links listed above.  When you hover your cursor over each link, you will be able to browse through many topics on our site and choose the ones you would like to explore in more detail.
You can also use our Search box, located in the upper right corner.  If you still have questions, don't hesitate to contact our office directly.


Student Financial Assistance  317 Potter Hall
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd. #11018
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1018
Phone: 270-745-2755    Fax: 270-745-6586

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Summer 2016 WKU Operating Hours

Need to reach us over the summer? Don't forget that our hours change! Click to find full dates and times of opening.

Everything You Need To Know About Summer Financial Aid!!!

Want or need to take a summer class but not sure how you will pay for it? Check out this handy guide to be able to determine if financial aid resources can help you out!

2016-2017 Verification Update

Important 2016-2017 verification information. Click for full details!

Financial Aid 101 now available on Blackboard!

Want to know more about financial aid? Have questions about the FAFSA and what it can do for you as a student? Be a smart borrower and learn more through Financial Aid 101!!!

Paying Your Balance

You may also need to borrow student loans (more...)


If your FAFSA EFC number is zero (more...)

WKU Email Accounts

All Students are responsible for checking their WKU email accounts weekly (more...)



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