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(Grace Ramey/[email protected])

We’re delighted that you are applying to the LifeWorks at WKU program. Our primary goal is your successful transition to independent living and meaningful employment. Applicants must have the desire, capacity and motivation to move toward independence, and a willingness to actively participate in all aspects of the LifeWorks program. Space is limited for the incoming class; therefore, it’s vital that your application packet is fully complete to be considered for admission. Applicants will not be considered for interviews until all the following have been received:

  • LifeWorks at WKU Admissions Application and $100 non-refundable application fee
  • Psychological Evaluation (with IQ testing) completed within the last three (3) years
  • High School and/or College Transcripts, also copies of IEP’s, 504 plans, or special accommodation records
  • History & Physical Report, provide a copy of most recent physical exam report – must be completed within the past 12 months from date of the admissions application
  • Applicant Essay, provide a brief personal statement describing why you want to enroll at LifeWorks at WKU and briefly describe your short and long-term life goals.
  • Recommendation Letter(s), provide at least two letters of recommendation from professionals such as a counselor, therapist, previous teacher/instructor, case manager, etc.

You will receive an e-mail confirmation once your application and supporting documents have been received. Once your full application packet has been reviewed and the admissions review committee determines that LifeWorks is a potential match for you, an interview invitation will be extended. Please be aware that additional information, assessments, or references may be requested during the application process to ensure that the LifeWorks at WKU program is suitable to meet your specific needs.

Should you have questions about the LifeWorks program or the application process, please contact the admissions team at 270.745.4380 or [email protected].