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Western Kentucky University

Address: 1 Big Red Way, Bowling Green, KY 42101
Phone Number: 270-745-0111
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athens,tn
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Western Kentucky has a beautiful campus. We had an issue locating where our meeting (prior to the game) was and everyone was willing and gracious to help!

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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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215 reviews 215 reviews
58 attraction reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Went back for homecoming and hadn't been there in several years. I was impressed! The campus has grown immensely but still stays student oriented. The campus is beautiful and well kept. Lots to see as you walk around and several museums and exhibits to see. The stadium was amazing and high quality.

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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400 reviews 400 reviews
35 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We'd not strolled the WKU main campus, "ON THE HILL" for many years. I always take visitors thru the campus, driving, & expose them to it's beauty. Today, the AUTUMN crisp air, & warm sunshine "called out" for a stroll. We parked at the top of the hill, near the Newman Center, & it not only brought back memories, but... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We heard a beautiful vocal/choir performance at Van Meter Hall. WKU has a beautiful campus. The only problem is parking. Be prepared to walk up a hill, since the its the only way to reach the hall.

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Ogden, Utah
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54 reviews 54 reviews
17 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I am a university professor and enjoy running marathons in towns that have a university. The marathon was a double loop course, about 40% that ran through the campus and nearby neighborhoods. The campus is beautiful and well-maintained. The next day, before we left town, we stopped by the bookstore to look around. Nice, modern building, clean public restrooms -... More

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Bowling Green, Kentucky, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

New building with ample parking and amenities. The food service is excellent if you plan to have an event in the building. The campus is beautiful and well kept.

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Danville, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

The college is on top of a hill overlooking the town. Great places to take pictures. Many students were crossing the streets during noon hour. Got to take pictures of professor Cherry.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We've enjoyed every one of our visits to WKU the past two years, where our daughter is a sophomore. The Honors program is one of the best I've experiences, and I've been in higher education for 33 years.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Very easy to get to. The leaves and the view are wonderful. Very nice size school. Nice to be around the student union and the food at fresh is very good.

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Fl.
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83 reviews 83 reviews
30 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I loved the many changes since I graduated in 1959 with only 1,500 students. ! Almost nothing is the same but everything new is first class especially the Alumni Center. If you haven't visited Western Ky. University put it on your list as you will find it a first class and beautiful University. I miss Diddle Dorm but love what... More

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