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April 21-23 events at WKU

Several events are coming up this weekend (April 21-23) at WKU. Events include Southern Kentucky Book Fest, Kentucky Heritage Quilt Society Quilt Registry, LifeSkills Run for Autism, Kentucky Science Olympiad, WKU Spring Football Game, Cultural Enhancement Series, South Central Kentucky 4-H Horse Camp, WKU Bands concert, WKU Baseball vs. Rice, Topper Orientation Program for Fall […]

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WKU Learn and Earn teams with Caverna for academy program

WKU Learn and Earn is pleased to announce that it is working with Caverna Independent Schools to provide more WKU scholarship opportunities for Caverna High School seniors and community members while also meeting the growing workforce needs within the region. The WKU Learn and Earn program partners with area companies and businesses to employ both […]

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Transfer Scholarship application deadline April 1 for fall 2017 admission to WKU

College students wanting to transfer to WKU may be eligible for up to $4,000 in scholarship assistance. The application deadline for the Transfer Scholarship is April 1 for fall 2017 admission. The admissions application serves as the scholarship application. WKU awards merit-based scholarships to undergraduate students who transfer from a regionally accredited institution based on […]

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ICYMI: News Around Campus — February 2017 edition

In case you missed it, here are links to some February 2017 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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16 selected for 2017-18 Cherry Presidential Scholarship

WKU has selected 16 students as recipients of the 2017-18 Cherry Presidential Scholarship, the school’s most prestigious academic award. The scholarship is valued at $16,000 annually and worth $64,000 during a four-year period. The students were among 45 applicants who visited WKU on Feb. 10 for activities that included an interview. In addition to demonstrating […]

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Summer Early Entry prepares students for first year at WKU

College courses like English and math have minimum ACT requirement before students can enroll in them. When students’ ACT scores fall below the minimum, students can complete developmental courses to qualify them for enrollment in their required English and math courses. Summer Early Entry (SEE) allows students to complete developmental courses during the summer so […]

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ICYMI: News Around Campus — January 2017 edition

In case you missed it, here are links to some January 2017 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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WKU Summer Start program will offer first-year students early credit & tuition savings

A new program at WKU will make students’ first college experience more affordable and less intimidating. It will also prepare students for success. WKU Summer Start is a unique summer introduction to college for first-year students, connecting them to campus life while living in residence halls. Students complete six credit hours and take advantage of […]

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ICYMI: News Around Campus — November 2016 edition

In case you missed it, here are links to some November 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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WKU named to Military Friendly® Schools list for 8th straight year

For the eighth consecutive year, WKU has been designated a Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM JobsSM and Military Spouse. First published in 2009, Military Friendly® Schools is the most comprehensive, powerful resource for veterans today. Each year, the list of Military Friendly® Schools is provided to service members and […]

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WKU honors 114 students from Bowling Green/Warren County

WKU honored 114 students from five high schools in Bowling Green/Warren County for their academic achievements. The group of students invited to this year’s luncheon has an average ACT composite score of 28.09 and grade-point average of 3.82 and included 22 Governor’s Scholars/Governor’s School for the Arts/Governor’s School for Entrepreneurs and five National Merit Semifinalists. […]

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WKU honors 47 students from schools in 5 area counties

WKU honored 47 students from six high schools in the southcentral Kentucky area for their academic achievements. The group of students invited to this year’s luncheon has an average ACT composite score of 27.40 and grade-point average of 3.94 and included 15 Governor’s Scholars/Governor’s School for the Arts/Governor’s School for Entrepreneurs and one National Merit […]

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