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Congratulations! You have chosen to connect with students, faculty and staff from Western Kentucky University! By choosing any product from the College Heights Herald and you will have the opportunity to connect and communicate with more than 16,000 students and over 2,800 faculty and staff.

You will be able to reach students who come from throughout Kentucky, across the country and around the globe to study at WKU and learn from the best and the brightest. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to reach those who respond to advertising messages online, in print and on social media. You’ll also have opportunities to reach students through our specialty products, events and on-campus kiosks.

By working with us, you’ll know that you’re working with an award-winning team who you can trust for top-of-the-line customer service and amazing design and communication. So don’t wait, connect with us to connect with WKU!

Connect with the College Heights Herald, winner of 19 National Pacemaker Awards, the highest honor in collegiate journalism.

The College Heights Herald publishes:

  • An email newsletter that goes to more than 28,000 addresses every weekday during the fall and spring semesters, and weekly during the summer and winter breaks.
  • A website updated 24/7 at, one of the first college news outlets online and among the very best in the nation.
  • A print edition published monthly that focuses on a topic of intense interest in the WKU community — with content that has not appeared elsewhere before.
  • Social media that connects with students, faculty, staff and alumni like no other source can do.

The College Heights Herald is WKU’s No. 1 source for campus news and the best way to advertise directly to the WKU market.



Data obtained from the 2021 WKU Fact Book

and the AAUP Faculty Compensation Survey. 





Student Advertising Manager: JT Steele 270-745-6284,  [email protected]

Advertising Adviser and Sales Manager: Wes Orange, 270-745-6285, [email protected], [email protected]  


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2023-2024 media kit

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