The Office of Special Programs at Wichita State University administers programs that provide comprehensive services to low-income, first-generation, foster care and disabled individuals. We work to further the success and well-being of our clients through academic, career, social and accommodation services.

The TRIO and GEAR UP programs administered by this department will continue providing services to participants remotely, as possible, through this situation. Please contact your respective programs/offices by phone or emails to find how you can avail of their services without endangering public health.

February is a very special month as it highlights our attention to important social, emotional, political and health issues. While we celebrate around the world different events such as the Asian New Year, we also should celebrate three very important topics that this month highlights: Black History Month, American Heart Month, and National Cancer Prevention Month.