Western Kentucky University

1906 College Heights Blvd. | Bowling Green, KY 42101
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Founded in 1906, WKU has one of the most beautiful college campuses in the nation, and visitors can enjoy many cultural, sporting and educational events on the “Hill.” The Spirit Makes the Master! With over 20,000 students, WKU's athletic teams are the Hilltoppers and the campus has received the following designations: 2016 Tree Campus USA recognition Accredited Safe Community by the National Safety Council Named to Military Friendly Schools List Member of Kentucky Proud Farm to Campus Program

In addition to the Kentucky Museum and African American Museum of Bowling Green that sit on or adjacent to campus, other public art & history exhibits are displayed throughout the year in various buildings. Go to wku.edu/events to see what is scheduled during your visit. Also visit wku.showare.com or browse our Events section for upcoming performing arts opportunities. Helpful contact numbers: General Information- 270.745.0111, Campus Events- 270.745.2497, Admissions- 800.495.8463


WKU Softball

WKU Softball home schedule at the Softball Complex is as follows: Saturday, Feb. 16 Western Illinois... Read More


Aglaonike's Tiger

Is a lunar eclipse the start of rational knowledge or the end of the world? Aglaonike, a brilliant... Read More


Back to the...

February 22, 2019

John Cipolla, Guest Clarinetist Dr. Brian St. John, Conductor Brahms: Academic Festival Overture... Read More


Silkroad Ensemble

April 2, 2019

The Silkroad Ensemble creates music that engages difference, sparking radical cultural collaboration... Read More


It's Complicated:...

"La Canterina" (Sung in English) by Joseph Haydn "Trial by Jury" by W.S. Gilbert & Arthur... Read More


Evening of Dance -...

Join us for an exhilarating evening of dance as the WKU Dance Company celebrates its 45th season by... Read More


Choral Finale - War...

May 3, 2019

Featuring the WKU Chorale and the Southern Kentucky Choral Society Conductor, Dr. Paul Hondorp... Read More


Last Chance to Dance...

It's our turn! WKU dance students take the stage in this informal showcase with their own innovative... Read More


Western Kentucky...

2019 Spring Commencement will be held on Friday, May 10, 2019 at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith... Read More