Western Kentucky University


Faculty Away Gallery

NEW! Check out some of our recent pictures from professors traveling abroad and away.

Faculty Handbook

Governance and Committee Structure

Guide to Teaching General Education English at WKU

Tenure and Promotion


Travel Request For Funds

Domestic Per Diem Rates:

Breakfast (6:30-9:00 a.m.)







Lunch (11:00-2:00 p.m.)







Dinner (5:00-9:00 p.m.)














Time for meals include travel at listed time or before and ends at listed time or after.

To find which rate your destination falls under, please visit the following links, or contact Tomitha.

United States Per Diem Rates

International Per Diem Rates

Travel Checklist

Travel Authorization Form

  • New! The Travel Authorization Form is now in eSignature form! Please use the following link and share it with other Faculty/Staff. This is in an effort to continue toward a paperless office environment.
  • The form can be found by clicking the Employee Travel Authorization form at the left of the page.

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 Last Modified 4/24/14