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Academic & Student Support


WKU's advising office provides a wide range of academic services to undergraduate students, including academic advising activities among undergraduate colleges and academic departments for undergraduate students.  

Career Coaching

Career Services at WKU connects students and alumni to the resources and skills they need to drive their career development. Services include career coaching, résumé reviews, job fairs, and more.

College Readiness

WKU's college readiness efforts focus on outreach to improve college readiness, persistence and degree completion for academically underprepared students. Their aim is to reduce degree attainment gaps where they exist.

Best Expectations Program

BEP teaches students the importance of positive study habits, time management, and provides academic support to help students be independent and successful learners. 

Academic Warning Workshops

These one-time workshops offer students on Academic Warning information on how to raise their GPA, while also learning the consequences of continued low academic achievement.

Academic Dismissal Process 

Students continuing to perform at low level of academic achievement will be dismissed from the University. This process is facilitated by the Advising and Career Development Center.


The Cornerstone Program is a retention initiative at WKU for under-prepared students with two or more college readiness courses. It facilitates the adjustment to college, allowing students to succeed academically in order to graduate.

Adult Learner Services

Whether your goal is to complete an associate degree, finish your bachelor’s degree, pursue a graduate degree, or simply earn one of our many certificates, the office of Adult Learner Services is here to assist you.

Learn and Earn

The purpose of WKU’s Learn and Earn Program is to assist WKU students in integrating work, academic and career goals, and life skills, while simultaneously addressing workforce demands in the region.

The Learning Center

The mission of TLC is to promote student success, enhance student performance, and increase student retention. TLC helps students enhance their academic performance and sharpen their skills to be successful graduates.

Transfer Center

The Transfer Center is the one-stop location for students interested in transferring to WKU. The Transfer Center can assist students with transfer admission, credit evaluation, advising, and much more.



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 Last Modified 8/20/18