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Western Kentucky University

1 Big Red Way, Bowling Green, KY 42101-5730
+1 270-745-0111
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Amazing Campus

We went to visit and attend their graduation ceremony,Love campus and the layout of the school... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
gloriaahmed
WKU and Big Red

Big Red is the best, fun loving mascot! He explores with school spirit. WKU is a great university... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
BizzTeacher
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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1 Big Red Way, Bowling Green, KY 42101-5730
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went to visit and attend their graduation ceremony,Love campus and the layout of the school beautiful surrounding ,well kept clean and beautiful,Attended the PHD and Masters degree ceremony and it was beautiful and well time.the weather was just beautiful.cannot say enough how much I...More

Thank gloriaahmed
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Big Red is the best, fun loving mascot! He explores with school spirit. WKU is a great university for Engineering, Teacher Education, Photo/Journalism as well as other fields. The campus is beautiful with an awesome view FROM THE HILL. Like other institution, students are faced...More

Thank BizzTeacher
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Campus is beautiful and well maintained. Visited for a graduation. People in general not very friendly and the campus has a challenging drive pattern with many blind corners.

Thank Amazing G
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The Hardin Planetarium at WKU has been around for years. Although it is showing some signs of age, we saw a great show about the upcoming Solar Eclipse in August. The staff (Theo and Celeste) are really into their work and very friendly to the...More

Thank steveslj
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The campus is such a beautiful place. We were at a wedding in the Chandler Memorial Chapel, and it was spectacular. Very open, letting in plenty of light. There are so many places to take photos around there too! The Collonade, the Kissing Bridge... it's...More

Thank foxsocks
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I arrived on the campus of Western Kentucky State College as a student in the '60s and since graduation have lived within a short distance. There are new and modern buildings, older buildings that have been refurbished, a beautiful football stadium, nice arena for basketball,...More

Thank Kathie P
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Enjoyed an afternoon walking the hill on the main campus site next to the Kentucky museum, exhibits, and a nice campus store. Parking across the street from the museum entrance was clearly labeled for visitors. The lob cabins/historic buildings on campus were a nice addition...More

Thank Zephyr_Travel
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Beautiful campus and a great place to get in some steps while wearing your smart watch or FitBit. A pride of BG.

Thank Melinda T
Reviewed 26 January 2017

WKU as invested in making their institution a top notch place. Many new buildings and and excellent landscaping and pedestrian throughways. Cherry Hall offers a wonderful view of downtown Bowling Green and the park on the other side of Cherry offers a view of the...More

1  Thank P3902RQwilliamp
Reviewed 8 January 2017

A must see even if you just walk around campus. Lots of history and modern day combined. Friendly campus.

Thank paysondave
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