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  1. ALAblah Library
  2. DBAdvanced Education in General Dentistry
  3. AHAhlberg Hall
  4. ATAviation Testing Laboratory Building
  5. BHBlake Hall
  6. BLBombardier Learjet Practice Facility
  7. GPBraeburn Golf Course
  8. BABrennan Hall
  9. CACAC Theater
  10. CUCampus Credit Union
  11. CSCessna Stadium
  12. KACharles Koch Arena
  13. CDChild Development Center
  14. CHClinton Hall
  15. CTColeman Tennis Complex
  16. CECorbin Education Center
  17. DHDevlin Hall
  18. ERDonald L. Beggs Hall
  19. DCDowntown Center
  20. DADuerksen Fine Arts Center
  21. ESEck Stadium
  22. EHElliott Hall
  23. EBEngineering Building
  24. FCFairmount Towers
  25. FHFiske Hall
  26. GAGaddis Physical Plant Complex
  27. GIGarvey International Center
  28. GEGeology Building
  29. GRGrace Memorial Chapel
  30. GWGrace Wilkie Hall
  31. HTHartman Golf Practice Facility
  32. HGHenrion Hall
  33. HCHeskett Center
  34. HHHubbard Hall
  35. MXHughes Metropolitan Complex
  36. HRHuman Resources Center
  37. JBJabara Hall
  38. JHJardine Hall
  39. LALake Afton Observatory
  40. LHLindquist Hall
  41. MRMarcus Welcome Center
  42. MCMcKinley Hall
  43. MKMcKnight Art Center
  44. MEMedia Resources Center
  45. MHMorrison Hall
  46. ARNational Institute for Aviation Research
  47. NHNeff Hall
  48. BRNinnescah Biological Station
  49. PZPizza Hut
  50. PRPresident's House
  51. PPPrinting Building
  52. RSRhatigan Student Center
  53. SHShocker Hall
  54. SCSouth Campus
  55. ULUlrich Museum
  56. WHWallace Hall
  57. WMWest Campus
  58. WIWiedemann Hall
  59. WLWilkins Stadium
  60. WAWilner Auditorium
  61. WCWoodman Alumni Center
  62. PBWSU Police Department

Braeburn Golf Course

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Golf clubs have been swinging on Fairmount Hill for more than a century. The University's current 18-hole course began as the Crestview Country Club in the 1920s. In the 1960s, when Crestview decided to move to east Wichita and construct a new facility, The Municipal University of Wichita sought to purchase the land for future growth since neighborhood developments had enclosed its other three sides.

Glen Gardner, then director of finance, worked with the city to establish a Public Building Commission that could issue revenue bonds for the university to purchase land or construct buildings. The city pledged to retire the bonds from the future tax levy to support the new Wichita State University.

In 1968, WSU took over operation of the course and the clubhouse was opened as a private club, known first as "The Shocker Club" and then as "The University Club." An addition containing offices and meeting rooms for WSU's continuing education program was erected in 1974. The club was closed the 1990s and the outreach programs moved to the new Metropolitan Complex.

In 1994, the course was redesigned by golfing legend Arnold Palmer, and the management of the WSU course adopted the name "Braeburn" in recognition of the long tradition of golf on Fairmount Hill.


Architect: Thomas and Harris

Year Built: 1920

Designer: Arnold Palmer (redesigned in 1994)

What's Inside:

Shocker Men's Golf

Shocker Women's Golf

Braeburn Golf Course