Western Kentucky University

(270) 745-4031
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

*Please note- WKU is a Tobacco-Free Campus


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The Dance Project

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Evening of Dance

April 20 - May 7, 2023

Evening of Dance 2023, will be held Thursday thru Saturday at 7:30 p.m. CST Sunday at 2:00 p.m. CST.... Read More