Western Kentucky University

Current Students

 

 apply now

Family and Consumer Sciences

1906 College Heights Blvd #11037

Bowling Green, KY  42101-1037

270-745-4352 (phone)

270-745-3999 (fax)

lauri.warden@wku.edu (e-mail)

CHANGING MAJORS

If you want to change your major to one of the majors available in FACS, please complete the Change of Major/Minor/Concentration/Advisor form that can be found on TopNet under the Student Services tab.  This form is NOT submitted electronically. You must print it out and submit it to the FACS department office in Academic Complex, Room 302F.  An advisor will be assigned to you, and the form will be forwarded by the depratment  for final processing. The student and the assigned advisor will get an e-mail notifying them of the assignment, and at that point, the student is responsible for contacting the advisor  for advisement. 

 

HONOR SOCIETY

The FACS Department houses the Beta Delta Chapter of Phi Upsilon Omicron, a national honor society for the Family and Consumer Science field.  Membership is by invitation only.  For more information on this honor society, the benefits of membership and the eligibility criteria, please see their website: http://www.phiu.org.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

  • Freshmen and two-year college transfer scholarships are available on a competitive basis.  Please see the Financial Assistance website http://www.wku.edu/scholarship/index.php for instructions on how to apply for these scholarships.
  • Upperclassmen scholarships are available through the FACS department on a competitive basis.  Please complete the WKU Scholarship  Application, found at the Financial Assistance website, and submit a hard copy to the FACS department to be considered for those scholarships.

 

TOPPERMAIL USAGE

Use of the Toppermail system is required for official  correspondence from this department and it's faculty to students.  Students must set up their Toppermail account for it to show up in TopNet.  If students prefer to use a personal e-mail, Toppermail can be forwarded to that personal e-mail address.

 If you are unsure of how to manage your toppermail account, please go to this website: http://www.wku.edu/it/accounts/toppermail/ for instructions. 

 Last Modified 3/19/14