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Western Kentucky University Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

1906 College Heights Blvd Bowling Green, KY 42101-1000
Phone: (270) 745-2755
Admissions Phone: (270) 745-2551
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Turner from Bowling Green, KY
  • Mar-18-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Visit a professor/department of your intended major. WKU is so large that it's easy to get caught up in it all and miss the details.

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  • Em from IA
  • Feb-16-2015 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Just research as much as you can and I recommend visiting the campus!

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  • Natalie from Bowling Green, KY
  • Dec-23-2014 I am a current student here

    If you know you will be able to make it to class on time, schedule your classes for earlier in the morning. It may suck to be in class at 9 am, but it sucks even more to still be in class at 5 pm!

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  • Tristan from Knob Lick, KY
  • Dec-22-2014 I am a current student here

    DO NOT skip class. That goes for any college. And make sure you have your financial information filled out because the financial aid office won't do much for you.

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  • Courtney from White House, TN
  • Oct-28-2014 I am a current student here

    If and when you decide to come to WKU don't worry about buying everything that was ever made for a dorm. Buy essentials, but reassess the situation when you get to your dorm some things you will find you need and some you won't. Always look up professors before you sign up for their class. Always go and find where your classes are at before the first day of class.

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