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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert



The Kentucky Emergency Medical Services Academy supports and provides high quality standardized education, training, and continuing education opportunities for EMS personnel throughout Kentucky and the surrounding area.


We enhance the skill, knowledge, and ability of EMS professionals by planning and coordinating special workshops, conferences, seminars, and other unique training programs.

Program Development

We develop long-range plans and programs for the education and training of the EMS workforce in cooperation with governmental agencies, professional associations, and academic institutions.


We conduct research and provide data for policy planning involving Emergency Medical Services.


We are available to serve as liaison or coordinating agency for the boards, associations, and groups involved in the delivery of emergency medical services.

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 Last Modified 9/24/14