Senior Citizen (60 and over)

 



Who is eligible to apply?

In accordance with the Kansas Board of Regents policy, students who are at least 60 years of age and a resident of Kansas may audit (no-credit) regular lecture or certain group activity courses – when there is space available and for which they meet the prerequisites – without payment of tuition and student fees, campus infrastructure and support fees, and technology and transportation fees. However, senior auditors must pay for any applicable workshop fees and lab/special course fees. Prerequisites include admission to graduate school for graduate courses, and program admission for courses in which program admission is required of all students.


Reference(s)

K.S.A. 76-719c, K.S.A. 75-5902, KBOR Policy Manual Chapter II: B-1-c


Where may eligible students apply?

Step 1: A senior citizen registration is designated each semester. Senior citizens must present a Medicare card or driver's license to validate age. See the Registration page at wichita.edu/registrar for details.

Step 2: Bring your registration to Accounts Receivable in Jardine 201 for tuition to be waived.