Western Kentucky University

Women's D1 Coach: Amy Tudor
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17,030 Undergrads / 19,456 Students
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$12,174 Net Price
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97% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Conference USA

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
31% / 52%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

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Events By Western Kentucky University Coaches
Dec 8 '19
Bowling Green, KY
Women's 13-18
Jan 11 '20
Bowling Green, KY
Women's 13-18
1906 College Heights Blvd, Bowling Green, KY, 42101 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Louisville Kentucky Area
  • Lexington Kentucky Area
  • Owensboro Kentucky Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Cincinnati Area
  • Clarksville Tennessee Area
  • Evansville Indiana Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Indianapolis Indiana Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
  • Knoxville Tennessee Area
Where Grads Work
  • Humana
  • Fruit of the Loom
  • US Army
  • Jefferson County Public Schools
  • University of Kentucky
  • HCA
  • Commonwealth of Kentucky
  • University of Louisville
  • U.S. Bank
  • Warren County Schools
  • Dell
  • AT&T
  • State Farm
  • Vanderbilt University
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Media and Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Healthcare Services
  • Support
  • Finance
  • Administrative
  • Marketing
  • Arts and Design
  • Human Resources
  • Community and Social Services
  • Consulting
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
430 - 540
490 - 600
940 - 1160
18 - 26
20 - 28
19 - 27

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 8,245 2,990 5,255
% Admitted 97% 96% 98%
% Admits That Enroll 34% 35% 33%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.27
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  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (19%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (12%)
    General Studies (8%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (8%)
    Communication & Journalism (7%)
    Social Sciences (7%)
    Education (6%)
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (6%)
    Business Administration and Management, General (6%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Stu. (4%)
    Psychology, General (4%)
    Psychology (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (3%)
    Engineering (3%)
    Elementary Education and Teaching (3%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (3%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$10,802 $24,792
    Books & Supplies$1,000 $1,000
    Cost of Living$8,432 $8,432
    Personal Expenses$2,035 $2,035
    Sticker Price$22,269 $35,402

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    98% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship95%$8,255
    Federal Grants39%$4,583
    Pell Grants39%$4,483
    Other Federal9%$445
    State & Local Grants74%$2,762
    Institutional Grants69%$5,823
    Student Loans53%$6,353
    Federal Loans52%$5,265
    Other Loans6%$10,024

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $16.2 Million $835

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,197.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $14,250 $247

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 9.3%

    Avg. rate for colleges with softball is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 8,614 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $34,700

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.3 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 31% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 4 4
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 11 10
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Comprehensive programs
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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