Skip to main content
Western Kentucky University
EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM:

WKU WEATHER ALERT:

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

Summer Early Entry

Do I need SEE?

Freshman are required to complete developmental courses if their ACT scores fall below:

♦ English ACT Score - Below 16
♦ Reading ACT Score - Below 18
♦ Math ACT Score - Below 22


Courses offered in SEE:

♦ Fundamentals of Composition
♦ College Reading Strategies
♦ Intermediate Algebra

Many more courses!

Who Should Take Developmental Courses?

The Council on Postsecondary Education now requires developmental courses for beginning freshmen whose ACT* scores fall within the range below:

  ACT Score Appropriate
Course
English Below 16 DENG 055C
Reading Below 18 DRDG 080C
Math (General) Below 19 **
Math (Algebra) Below 22 **

*  If you took the SAT, please call (270) 780-2553 to see where the scores fall in this range.

** Math course placement is based on scores from the Accuplacer Exam and Math Placement Exam (MPE).

For further questions regarding the Accuplacer or MPE, please contact:
Jan Duvall, Coordinator of the Alice Rowe Learning Assistance Center
jan.duvall@wku.edu, 270-745-2536.

University College
                           Commonwealth School

Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view,
download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
download excel.

Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
download word.

Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
download powerpoint.

Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,
download quicktime.

 
 Last Modified 9/25/14