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Climbing to Greater Heights

The 2018-2028 Strategic Plan for WKU is a carefully defined roadmap that will guide the University through the next decade. It focuses on student success and renews our commitment to being fully engaged in our region and the commonwealth while providing a global context to the WKU experience.

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Minton Hall at WKU

WKU to temporarily close Minton Hall, relocate residents

WKU will close Minton Hall for the remainder of the fall academic semester and relocate its 348 residents to other on-campus housing in a proactive effort to mitigate mold found in mechanical spaces within the facility.

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