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


Swedish Jam Factory

February 3, 2020

Pioneering a new hybrid of tap dance and musical expression, these performers found international... Read More


The Dance Project

February 14-16, 2020

WKU dance students choreograph and perform original pieces with unique stories and styles! February... Read More


Grapes of Wrath -...

February 17, 2020

An Oklahoma drought during the Great Depression forces the Joad family to flee their home for the... Read More


The Drowsy Chaperone

Sponsored by Service One Credit Union Book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar Music and Lyrics by Lisa... Read More


Father Greg Boyle

April 13, 2020

Father Greg Boyle's keynote is titled "The Power of Boundless Compassion." He will answer audience... Read More


Evening of Dance

Join us for an exhilarating evening of dance as the WKU Dance Company performs an array of work... 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