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Fun Facts


On WKU's Main Campus You Will Find The Following:

 

  • 3,669 Trees (279 are a Cherry Tree Variety)
  • 1,190 Exterior Lighting Fixtures (213 LED Parking Lights)
  • 14.75 Miles of Electrical Network
  • 30.46 Miles of Walkway Routes
  • 48.27 Acres of Parking Surface
  • 43.55 Acres Under Roof (2,053,483.41 Sq.FT.)
  • 8.42 Acres of Mulch Beds (366,389.91 Sq.Ft.)
  • 1.57 Acres of Ornamental Rock Beds (68,382.68 Sq.Ft.)
  • 72.00 Acres of Grass (3,136,756.72 Sq.Ft.)
  • 13.88 Acres of Athletic Grounds (604,416.85 Sq.Ft.)
  • 150 Electric Manholes
  • 197 Sewer Manholes (73 WKU Private, 124 BGMU)
  • 92 Steam Manholes
  • 195 Storm Water Manholes
  • 129 Water Meters
  • 83 Gas Meters
  • 56 Dumpsters (24 are Recycle Dumpsters)
  • 21 Art Sculptures
  • Bike Racks Across Campus Can Accommodate 794 Bikes

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 Last Modified 4/15/19