One of America’s most innovative research universities known for its impactful student experience and driving the prosperity of people and communities we serve.



The mission of Wichita State University is to be an essential educational, cultural and economic driver for Kansas and the greater public good.


Distinctive Values

At Wichita State University, we value ...

  • Seizing opportunities
  • Adaptive approaches
  • Positive risk-taking
  • Innovation and creativity
  • Knowledge creation and dynamic educational opportunities