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Western Kentucky University

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Address: 1 Big Red Way, Bowling Green, KY 42101-5730
Phone Number: +1 270-745-0111
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Beautiful campus

I was visiting campus for a 10k and triathlon this month with my family ! What a beautiful campus ! Great for a beautiful walk or event ! I felt safe and well lit

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
stellafc2
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting campus for a 10k and triathlon this month with my family ! What a beautiful campus ! Great for a beautiful walk or event ! I felt safe and well lit

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chicago
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701 reviews
275 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 278 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only thing I knew about this school was the crazy story about them suing an Italian TV station for ripping off their mascot Big Red. They should have his picture all over town- never saw it once. They are missing out on something here.

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Thank jfadds
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28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

I've never experienced such genuine kindness and happiness on a campus like I have here. From the staff to the students to the athletes to the hotel everyone has been so kind and helpful and I've seen real happiness on their faces. The campus is beautiful and so easy to explore. I so hope at least one of my grandkids... More 

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Thank Gogograny
Safety Harbor, Florida
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

I attended Western in the 80's and this was the first time I had been back to explore the campus. They have added a LOT and it is really beautiful. The student center is modern and full of unique touches. The campus is much larger now and there are still more plans to renovate it. Love the feel of the... More 

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Thank Debbie O
Taylorsville, Kentucky
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30 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I have been going to Bowling Green to WKU for 6 years . Both my kids graduated from here. One in 2015 and one in 2016. The best school we have visited . Plenty of things to do in Bowling Green . Restaurants galore. So good my Kids stayed there .My son works on campus and my daughter just off... More 

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Thank jeffsorrels
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12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

My family and I were staying at the Hyatt place this weekend while in town for Holley LS Fest. The Hyatt is located right next to the wku campus do we decided to take a walk around one night while not at the track. The campus is gorgeous!!! So peaceful and beautiful with so much history. I found myself wishing... More 

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Thank Jessica H
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Home to the world famous Hilltoppers football and basketball teams. And The Hilltoppers music group in the 50s. The campus is beautiful. The grounds crew keeps the campus looking great, from the flowers to the fresh cut grass. Everything is nicely manicured. Multiple dining options are available such as Popeyes, Panda Express and more.

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Thank tcope25
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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27 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

What a great place to able to attend a great school. Several professors at Western are GREAT teachers. It takes a very special person to actually teach not just get up and lecture.

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Thank tabernaclegal
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

As a newcomer to Bowling Green, it was gratifying to see a wonderful college campus and exciting to attend football games in an amazing stadium! We can't wait for the first home game of the season. Go, Toppers!

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Thank Kimberly A
Bowling Green
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101 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

One of the premier regional universities west of the Mississippi. Historic athletic programs. Number 'one' in conference championships in winning the All-Sports trophies. For area k - 12 schools, both public and private, the number ne source of trained teachers. Beautiful campus (hilly). Some of the most loyal alumni anywhere. These are truly 'Red Towel" people. Number ne

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