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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

Housing and Residence Life - Employment

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WKU Housing & Residence Life has a variety of rewarding employment opportunities for students and professionals.

Student Employment

Make a great college experience even better by joining the HRL student staff! Students and professionals who work for our department have opportunities to meet new people, stay involved and gain valuable work and life experience.

Student Positions

You must have a current FAFSA on file before you can begin working for HRL.

If you have inquiries concerning student employment for Housing & Residence Life, please contact

Professional Employment

In HRL we are committed to recruiting and selecting staff members of quality who are passionate about making a difference in the lives of residents and are keenly interested in creating environments conducive to student learning, growth, and development. Learn about perks of the positions.

Professional Positions

If you have inquiries concerning full time professional employment for Housing & Residence Life, please contact




Contact Us

Housing & Residence Life
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd. #11093
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1093

Phone: (270) 745-4359

Fax: (270) 745-6129



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