Student Advisory Council formed to glean student opinions, forerunner of Associated Student Government
February 12 - Murray State University vandals hit Cherry Statue with green and white paint after basketball game.
June 1 - Ogden College lease extended for ten years.
June 7 - WKU officially integrates with start of summer session
December 19 - Regents approve red and white as official school colors.
Western Kentucky University, African Americans, Blacks