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Western Kentucky University

Summer Sessions

Current WKU Students

Advising

For the summer sessions, there is no mandatory advising requirement for undergraduate students. However, students are encouraged to consult with their advisors to be assured of appropriate course selections.

Registration

ANYONE can register for classes between March 20th and the first day of class.

Undergraduate Student Eligibility

Undergraduate students are eligible to take summer courses if they are:

  • Enrolled during the 2013 Summer term or Fall semester or 2014 Winter term/Spring semester, or
  • Officially admitted or re-admitted for the 2014 Summer term.

Housing

The Residence Hall for the 2014 summer sessions will be Rodes Harlin Hall.

  • Double Room (living with a roommate): $120 per week
  • Private Room: $180 per week

There are a limited number of private rooms which are given on a first come, first served basis.

Check-In Process

Whenever you are ready to move in to the summer hall, go to Rodes Harlin Hall and check into a room at the front desk.

The front desk is open 24/7 and available to assign you a room at any time. Payment information will be available to you at check in.

Stay as little or as long as you need (summer hall closes at noon on Friday, August 15, 2014).

Meal Plan

20 block meals & 100 meal plan dollars for $230.

Sign up at the ID Center in Garrett 100D - Meal Plans must be paid in full at time of purchase.

Graduate Student Eligibility

Graduate students are eligible to take summer courses if they are:

  • Enrolled during the 2013 Summer term or Fall semester or 2014 Winter term/Spring semester, or
  • Officially admitted or re-admitted for the 2014 Summer term.

Course Load

Summer course load is restricted to the following limits within specified time periods:

Sessions Max Hours
May, June I, June II and July II (3 week classes) 4
May, June I and II, and July I and II (4, 5 or 6 week courses) 6
May, June I and June II (7 or 8 week classes) 6
Overall Summer Maximum 15

Financial Aid Eligibility

Students receiving financial aid must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 hours in any combination of sessions from May 19th – Aug 14th.

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 Last Modified 9/24/14