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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

Book Scholarship

Book Scholarship Information

  • The Book Scholarship Award is open to all WKU Staff, part-time and full-time, seeking a Higher Ed degree.
  • Scholarships are awarded every semester to four individuals.
  • Each scholarship is worth $50, usable at the WKU Store on campus.
  • Money awarded is funded by donations/fundraisers, as well as matches made by the WKU Store.
  • The application is made available here for a short period of time before the beginning of the Spring and Fall semesters.
  • Scholarships awarded are subject to verification by tuition waiver filed with Human Resources.
  • If you have any questions, you can email the Book Scholarship Committee.
Donation Info

Thanks to the College Heights Foundation, you can donate to the Staff Book Scholarship over the phone, by mail, or online.

Credit Card (VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) Donations:


Cash/Check Donations:

College Heights Foundation
1906 College Heights Blvd. 41016
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1016

Online Donations:

Be sure to specify the donation is for the Staff Book Scholarship Fund in the College Heights Foundation.

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