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Family Weekend

September 25 - 27, 2020

Bring your families to campus for a fun filled weekend at Wichita State University! Family Weekend is our way of welcoming family and friends of WSU students to campus. A variety of activities and events have been planned to introduce you to student life at Wichita State and to help you become more familiar with campus.

Registration, pricing, and scheduling details will available in Summer 2020. In the meantime, please feel free to check out our schedule from 2019 to see all of the fantastic family programming we facilitated!





Registration to Family Weekend includes exclusive access to special events and programs designed to integrate you and your families into the Shocker Experience!



Wichita State University has a wide range of events and programs planned for your family. Through family weekend we want you to experience all WSU has to offer and experience the Wichita community.

View the 2019 Schedule


The Inn at Tallgrass

This is a great option for families. It provides a variety of room layouts including extended stay style with kitchenettes.
Inn at Tallgrass

New to campus? No problem.



Wichita can be quickly accessed from anywhere in the country by flying in to Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (ICT)


Wichita is centrally located in the State of Kansas and is located off of I-35

When using GPS Navigation, use address

Rhatigan Student Center
1845 Fairmount St
Wichita, KS 67260



Our Interactive Campus Map will help you navigate campus during Family Weekend


One Shocker Family

Shocker Family Programs partner with students’ families to help them thrive at WSU, on campus and in life. We strive to welcome, connect, and refer families to the resources they need to ensure their students succeed.

One Shocker Family Newsletter