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Wichita State University will be offering six off-campus 0.5 credit hour workshops/courses for fall 2017 designed primarily for students 60+ years of age. 

Courses for Fall 2017

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Bel Aire Senior Center

  • Biblical Cities and Landscapes, Wednesdays, September 6, 13, 20 & 27, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Oxford Grand

  • Introduction to Meteorology, Thursdays, September 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Westside Baptist Church

  • Lead Type, Bullets and Brazen Nerve, Fridays, September 8, 15, 22 & 29, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Derby Senior Center

  • McConnell AFB: Past, Present & Future Directions, Mondays, October 2, 9, 16 & 23, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Larksfield Place

  • Wichita Looks at Rock and Roll, Tuesdays, October 3, 10, 17 & 24, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Westside Baptist Church

  • Kansas' Sacred Places, Fridays, October 6, 13, 20 & 27, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Enroll NOW

These courses are FREE to students 60+ years of age who enroll prior to September 15, 2017. After September 15 applicable fees will apply.* To begin the registration process for these classes, senior citizens must complete and submit an application/registration form. Applications can be taken to the business office at one of the course locations, or mailed to:

Office for Workforce, Professional & Community Education
1845 Fairmount Street, Box 136
Wichita, KS 67260-0136

Once you are registered, all you need to do is show up at the first day of class and present a Medicare card or driver's license to validate age. In addition, you will be required to pay all fees (via check or cash only) at your first class.

Students who are younger than 60 years of age can enroll in these courses, but will pay regular tuition and fees. If you're younger than 60 and have NOT previously been admitted to WSU, you can apply here. If you've already been admitted as a student at WSU, you can register for these classes through the myWSU portal. You will need the CRN number for the courses in which you would like to register. The CRN number and additional details for each course can be found in the course brochure.

Space is limited, enroll today!


For questions, contact Community Education at 316-978-3731 or conference.office@wichita.edu. The information on this page applies only to the three courses offered at the designated off-campus locations. For information on senior citizen audits of credit courses located on the main campus or satellite locations, please visit our registration page


*Per the Kansas Board of Regents' Policy, students 60 years of age and older can enroll as auditors in academic credit courses when space is available without paying tuition. The only cost to these students are any applicable workshop fees and lab/special course fees. In addition, seniors citizens who have not previously been enrolled at WSU must pay a one-time application fee of $40.00.