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Saturday classes at the Bowling Green campus will proceed as scheduled. 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 have been rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert


WKU Policies

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The purpose of the WKU Policies website is to provide the official repository
for all policy and procedure documents.

For information on how to submit a policy for approval, please see
Policy 0.0003 (Policy on Policies).

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Policy Submissions

Policies viewed on this website have received the approval of the WKU Administrative Council.  If you would like to submit an official university policy for review, please contact the Responsible Officer of your respective Division or Unit.

Policies must be on the official policy template, located for download via the downloads tab on this website. 

Approved policies may be placed on this website by emailing  

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 Last Modified 9/24/14