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Most Helpful Review for Western Kentucky University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Kaitlyn from Louisville, KY
  • 26 out of 26 people found this review helpful

I am going into my second year at WKU and I feel that I have already noticed a big difference in how I think about certain topics. The majority of my professors have opened up my eyes to certain topics that never really crossed my mind in high school. Because of this quality education I began to feel a higher sense of maturity which is a big part of the first year in college. The professors seem to take a big interest in their students in making sure that they attend class and work towards bettering themselves as a student....

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  • Jennifer from Whitesville, KY
  • Oct-07-2014 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I think WKU is a wonderful college. It has what degree I need, the campus is beautiful, it is affordable, and I can really see myself living and studying their for the next four years. I'm excited to attend WKU.

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  • Paige from Bowling Green, KY
  • Sep-21-2014 I am a current student here

    WKU is a memorable university experience on a campus that is filled to the brim with spirit and fervor. The campus itself is beautiful and secluded yet readily accessible to the rest of Bowling Green, and the professors exceed adequate expectations for instruction in their respective fields. The opportunities to apply yourself abroad, both during study and on faculty-led excursions, especially deem WKU an educational asset to anyone intending to take their post-college career to international heights.

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  • Elizabeth from Florence, KY
  • Sep-10-2014 I am a current student here

    Western is awesome! It's a beautiful campus with a lot of cool opportunities to get involved. Classes are mostly smaller (I have around 30 in all of mine) which makes it even better!

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  • Ashlyn from Philpot, KY
  • Jun-10-2014 I am a current student here

    WKU offers many career options. The campus is small enough to provide a close knit feel. The university is always improving.

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  • Mason from Somerset, KY
  • May-12-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    In three sentences, Western is just a well-rounded college. It has something for everyone, and that's no understatement! I would highly recommend this college for someone who is going in undecided.

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  • Zachary from Franklin, KY
  • May-08-2014 I am a current student here

    Western Kentucky University is an excellent University. It is centered around helping each student achieve his/her best. The different Schools within this University are all very well established and well known.

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  • MaKayla from Indianapolis, IN
  • Mar-12-2014 I am a current student here

    Western Kentucky University has been one of the most amazing experiences. If you are looking for a college experience that a big school has to offer but with small size classrooms than this is the school for you!

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  • Heather
  • Feb-10-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I visited WKU and fell in love with it! The campus was beautiful and there are so many opportunities. They have tons of study abroad options too.

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  • Lauren from Brownsville, KY
  • Jan-24-2014 I am a current student here

    It is a great school if you are serious about making something out of your life. The environment is good for students to be around. Cant judge it on the negative things that has happened, but by all the good things that has come out of it.

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