WKU is located at the top of the Hill overlooking the city of Bowling Green. It is the third most populous city in the state of Kentucky. Additionally, Bowling Green is a welcoming community with many things to do and see—the ideal place for you to experience American life.
WKU is located in the eastern half of the United States and towards the south of Kentucky, near the border of Tennessee. It is near many large American cities. Nashville, Tennessee, for example, is just one hour away by car and Louisville, Kentucky is just two hours away.