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WKU's Textbooks For Troops program contains about $300,000 worth of books and has assisted more than 1,400 students since 2011. (WKU photo by Clinton Lewis)

Textbooks For Troops impacts enrollment, retention, military friendly rankings

WKU’s Textbooks For Troops program is having a positive impact on enrollment and on the University’s growing national reputation as a “military friendly” institution. In the spring 2016 semester, 2,339 military veterans, active duty, reservists, National Guard and military family members attended WKU. That’s more than any other four-year public university in Kentucky, according to […]

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Sunrise on top of the Hill on Aug. 22.

ICYMI: News Around Campus — August 2016 edition

In case you missed it, here are links to some August 2016 news items/social media posts from WKU colleges, departments and programs. (More: To keep up with “News Around Campus” check out the headlines listed on the right side of the WKU News page or subscribe to the “News Around Campus” RSS feed; to connect […]

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Members of WKU's Class of 2020 participated in M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan Aug. 14-18.

WKU Week in Photos: Aug. 14-19, 2016

Here’s the latest installment of WKU Week in Photos by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs.

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WKU Week in Photos: Class of 2020 arrives on campus

Members of WKU’s Class of 2020 arrived on campus Aug. 13-14 for M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan events and other activities as they prepare for the fall 2016 semester. Here’s a special installment of WKU Week in Photos by Clinton Lewis and Bryan Lemon of WKU Public Affairs.

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View from the Hill – Acceptance letters hand delivered to some Class of 2021 students

For some lucky students, getting accepted into WKU means much more than getting a letter in the mail.  Amy Bingham takes us on some surprise visits to members of the class of 2021 in this week’s View from the Hill.   More: Apply to WKU; WKU Office of Admissions  

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The fall 2015 semester began Aug. 24.

WKU preparing for fall 2016 semester; classes begin Aug. 22

Classes for the fall 2016 semester at WKU begin Aug. 22. Here are some key events and reminders: Class of 2020 arrives Aug. 13-14 for M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan First-year students in WKU’s Class of 2020 will begin arriving Aug. 13 for M.A.S.T.E.R. (Making Academic and Social Transitions Educationally Rewarding) Plan activities. (Check out the list of […]

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The application for Fall 2017 admission to WKU is available at www.wku.edu/apply #WKU2021

WKU Admissions planning student recruitment events

WKU’s Office of Admissions is planning several events this fall for prospective students and their families. DiscoverWKU events DiscoverWKU events will take place in 11 communities around Kentucky, Tennessee and Indiana where prospective students and their families can meet current WKU students, faculty, staff and alumni. Students can visit with representatives from academic departments, student […]

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ICYMI: News Around Campus — July 2016 edition

In case you missed it, here are links to some July 2016 news items/social media posts from WKU colleges, departments and programs. (More: To keep up with “News Around Campus” check out the headlines listed on the right side of the WKU News page or subscribe to the “News Around Campus” RSS feed; to connect […]

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New scholarship program, lower tuition making WKU Dual Credit more accessible

Beginning this fall, college courses at WKU will be even more accessible for high school students. WKU Dual Credit has decreased tuition rates for all high school students, from $210 for three credit hours to $156 for three credit hours, and a new scholarship initiative announced by Gov. Matt Bevin provides a tuition scholarship providing […]

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WKU hosting information sessions July 19 & July 21

Events scheduled in Bowling Green, WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, WKU Glasgow and WKU Owensboro People in the community who want to advance their career can learn how WKU can help them get started at free information sessions in Bowling Green, WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox, WKU Glasgow, and WKU Owensboro. Attendees will have the option to participate in […]

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WKU Admissions hosting Picnics in the Park

The Admissions Office at WKU is hosting several “Picnics in the Park” during June and July for incoming freshmen. They are celebrations for WKU2020 that will be held all over Kentucky and Tennessee. The Class of 2020 and their parents are invited to spend an afternoon or evening with other Hilltopper families. Like any good […]

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ICYMI: News Around Campus — April 2016 edition

In case you missed it, here are links to some April 2016 news items/social media posts from WKU colleges, departments and programs. (More: To keep up with “News Around Campus” check out the headlines listed on the right side of the WKU News page or subscribe to the “News Around Campus” RSS feed; to connect […]

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