Student Resources

Moving to a new city for college can be overwhelming for young adults starting at Western Kentucky University, but there are tons of great resources for incoming students on and off campus!

Looking for specific WKU campus and academic related resources? We recommend visiting WKU's official student resource page. For your guide to all things Bowling Green, keep scrolling to learn where the go-to coffee shops are, where students like to eat off-campus, and hidden gems around Bowling Green that are popular with the college students!

Eats & Sweets

  • Great American Donut Shop
  • Pub by Novo
  • Pastiche
  • Shogun 

Breweries & Bars

  • White Squirrel Brewery
  • Blue Holler Brewery
  • Hilligan's
  • Dublin's

Coffee Shops

  • Spencer's Coffee


  • Vette City Vintage
  • Melodies & Memories
  • Mellow Matt's 
  • Alumni Hall
  • Pink Lily