University description (as per official university website)
Location. It's what separates Wichita State from the other guys. As Kansas' only urban-serving state university, WSU can offer things the others can't. By combining a traditional college atmosphere with the endless possibilities of the state's biggest city, Wichita State is the only school in Kansas that can provide an educational experience that goes beyond the limits of a typical college town.
Student population: 14,298
Main campus size: 330 acres
Year founded: 1895
Athletic conference: Missouri Valley (NCAA Division 1)
- Wichita State offers the three largest annual undergraduate scholarships in Kansas ($44,000-48,000).
- WSU's cooperative education program offers more opportunities than all of the other state schools in Kansas combined.
- The Wichita State campus features the most diverse student body in Kansas.
College of Education
College of Engineering
College of Fine Arts
College of Health Professions
Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
W. Frank Barton School of Business