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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

Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

Degree CompletionDegree Completion Strategies

  • Collaborate with university resources to promote graduate education among under-served populations
  • Create a home for Diversity Research
  • Creating a culture of inquiry and institutional data-driven decision making strategies
  • Cultural Celebrations Advisory Committee
  • Day of Dialogue
  • Drum Major Awards
  • Faculty and Staff diversity training and engagement
  • Infusing social justice, diversity and student success with degree completion strategies
  • Partner with university resources to increase the participation of under-served populations in the doctoral pipeline
  • Reclamation of alumni of color and other affinity groups to promote degree completion among current students

Click here for the Inclusive Excellence Framework (Williams et al., 2005).

Click here for the Cycle of Liberation.

Click here for the WKU Diversity Plan.

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 Last Modified 9/24/14