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Five Steps to Get Started

The decision to further your education is one of the most important decisions you’ll make in your life. Often the hardest part of the journey is to get started. When you are ready to take the next step, WKU’s Regional Campuses offer a supportive team and environment to help you get started and help you succeed.


Submit transcript(s) and, if applicable, ACT/SAT scores.

Our knowledgeable financial aid counselors can meet with you one-on-one to discuss your financial needs and expenses, explain aid programs, and explore scholarship opportunities. 

Learn more about student financial assistance.

Freshman Scholarship Deadlines (Fall Admission)

Cherry Presidential: December 1

Academic Merit Awards: January 15

Transfer Student Scholarship Deadlines

April 1 (fall admission)

November 1 (spring admission)

Learn more about scholarships.

We’re here to help you get started and help you succeed. Contact us to schedule a campus tour and/or a one-on-one academic advising session. We can talk in person, via phone or online.


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