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Pittsburg State University Student Life

Pittsburg State University is on a 630-acre campus in a small town setting in Pittsburg, Kansas. Pittsburg State University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Pittsburg State University also has fraternities and sororities.

Pittsburg State University has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Pittsburg State University include student yearbook, student newspaper, Student Activities Council and Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE).

The Pittsburg State University community comes together each year for Homecoming, Family Day and Visit the Campus Day.

Pittsburg State University Housing

Pittsburg State University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Pittsburg State University offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Is Pittsburg State University Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Pittsburg State University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Pittsburg State University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Pittsburg State University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to Pittsburg State University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Pittsburg State University, take U.S. Route 69 to Pittsburg, KS. If you need to fly, book your flight to Kansas City International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Kansas you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Pittsburg State University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Pittsburg State University Students

49%

Women

51%

Men

90%

Full Time

10%

Part Time

71%

In State

29%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

80%

6%

6%

3%

2%

1%

1%

0.10%

0.06%

Undergraduate Students

5,181

Graduate Students

1,464

Non-Resident / International Students

82

Pittsburg State University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

6,645

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

96%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,752

Out-of-State

$9,424

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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