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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert


Financial Counseling Program

An on-site clinic currently staffed by a trained Financial Success Counselor offering guidance concerning financial literacy topics to WKU and the community at large.

The WKU Center for Financial Success would like to thank Service One Credit Union for their generous support in funding the Student Financial Success Counselor position.

Community Outreach & Partnership Program

The CFS has the goal of being regarded as the regional coordinator for financial literacy initiatives by offering topic driven seminars and forging strategic alliances with organizations who share similar goals.

Seminars and workshops available:

  • Basic and Advanced Budgeting Techniques
  • Cash Account Management Strategies
  • Credit and Debt Management: Myths and Truths & Strategies
  • Insurance Planning for Every Stage of Life
  • Investing & Retirement Planning
  • Estate Planning for Everyone
  • Car and Home Buying Strategies
  • Tax Planning: Myths, Truths & Strategies

Professional Development Program

The CFS engages in professional development initiatives including formal continuing education courses to industry professionals while maintaining an active presence among local, regional and national professional organizations.

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 Last Modified 9/24/14