Under President Golden's leadership, WSU pursues a broadly scoped and ambitious trajectory to create meaningful change in the lives of its students and the communities it serves.

Jay Golden gives students in the community a high-five.

Inclusive Community

Wichita State strives to create a welcoming and supportive environment for our students, faculty, staff and the Wichita community .

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Convergent Research

Wichita State is a place where creative collisions occur and make great things happen. Our focus on interdisciplinary research and collaboration is second to none.

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Social Mobility Kansas

It has always been part of Wichita State's mission to help our students advance in the world.  As the top-ranked contributor to social mobility in Kansas, we're living up to that charge.

Braeburn square on Innovation campus

Innovation Campus

Through our Innovation Campus, Wichita State is creating an environment where students, faculty and staff mix with industry partners and the WSU Community.

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Microenterprise Wichita

As an essential economic driver for Kansas and the region, WSU seeks to encourage and advance the entrepreneurial spirit in our students and the community.

Graduates at Commencement


To fulfill our mission, we must keep WSU affordable for the increasingly diverse population of our state and region.