Wichita State University

Wichita, KS

Questions and Answers

Kharokee S.
9 days ago
Does it cost extra to choose your roommate(s)?
Wichita State University
No. There is not an extra cost for choosing your roommate.
Chase R.
17 days ago
What are some ways students can get in contact with your baseball coach?
Wichita State University
You can find information regarding athletics at wichita.edu/athletics. Typically, they will have contact information of coaches on the webpage. I hope this helps!
Akira S.
1 month ago
Does Wichita State University allow walk ons for the volleyball team?
Wichita State University
Hey, Akira! To get the best answer to this question, you can reach out to the Volleyball coach, Chris Lamb. You can contact him at clamb@goshockers.com . I hope this helps :). Also, for more information on the athletics program wichita.edu/athletics is a great webpage!
David L.
1 month ago
What is the average cost of attendance for Wichita State University?
Wichita State University
In-state: $8,433 Out-of-state: $17,798 These numbers can fluctuate depending on the housing options that you choose and if you qualify for scholarships. I hope this helps!
Alayna I.
2 months ago
If I take the ACT again after I have already submitted an WSU application, can I still change the new score on an update form?
Wichita State University
Hey, Alayna! Great Question. If your ACT score changes, you would just need to tell us about the updated score. Ultimately, we will get your scores from your official transcript when you graduate high school. I hope this helps :)
Alayna I.
2 months ago
Where can I find scholarships opportunities that WSU offers?
Wichita State University
For scholarship opportunities, you can go to wichita.edu/scholarships If/When you are admitted, you can go to wichita.edu/scholarshipuniverse to be matched with both University and outside scholarships.

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
Least Selective (96% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

58% White
12% Hispanic
6% Asian
6% Black
4% Multiracial
1% Native
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Physician Assistant (PA)93k
Aerospace Engineer75k
Mechanical Engineer73k
Design Engineer69k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)67k
Electrical Engineer63k
Based on 8,470 student responses
49.9kAvg. Early Career Pay
85.7kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
60%in High-Meaning careers
24%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$17,480 / year
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