Art Challenge Schedule

The following schedule has been set up for the 2016 Art Challenge on March 4 at Friends University. Please note that there will be a group informational meeting at 8:30am. All teachers and students will need to remain in the McKay Gym in the Casado Campus Center for the meeting once they have finished the […]

Art Challenge Presenters and Judges

Below are the presenters and judges for Art Challenge 2016. Presenters Session One – 9-10:15 p.m. Brad Ruder – Printmaking Demo Brad Ruder is a graphic designer, artist and gallery owner. He is very fond of Thin Mint Girl Scout cookies and relies on spell check for words he has never bothered to learn. He […]

Art Challenge 2016 Registration

FRIENDLY REMINDER: Please read all directions thoroughly. REGISTER: 2016 ART CHALLENGE All registration will be online,through the link provided below. In an effort to more effectively implement the challenges, there are limits set on the number of participants allowed per challenge. Additionally, there is a maximum number of students and/or teams allowed per school on […]

Jazz Festival

Below is a schedule of events and brochure for Jazz Festival 2016. Jazz Festival 2016 runs February 19 and 20, 2016. Schedule of Events Brochure Below is the brochure for Jazz Festival 2016.

Art Challenge

FRIENDS UNIVERSITY ART CHALLENGE, 2016 FRIDAY, MARCH 4, 2016 Register The deadline for registration is February 22. After the deadline, you will receive an email notifying you of any available openings for the challenges, should they not fill up, and you may submit additional names. They will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. You […]

Transfer Students Cost Info

Friends tuition rate is the same for both in-state and out-of-state residents. *Subject to change.

Envisioning Your Success

Why do we do what we do? We serve our students and in tandem we strive for excellence, raising the bar from week to week and class to class for them and ourselves. Enabling their gifts, talents, skills, and fortitude, we triumph in their success, their accomplishments, and support them through the challenges of learning. […]

Ignite 2016

Sparking powerful teaching Renew. Recharge. Re-energize. The mission of the 2016 Ignite Conference at Friends University is to improve the effectiveness of teachers through a variety of encouraging workshops designed to restore passion, energize attitudes and share ideas, strategies and best practices. Featuring keynote speaker Davis Laughlin Laughlin is a motivational speaker, in-service presenter, author, […]

Photo Galleries

Welcome to the Friends University photo galleries! Below the most recent photo galleries to browse through. Salvation Army Day 2015 Friends University students, faculty and staff at the annual Salvation Army service day in 2015. Dr. Amy Bragg-Carey’s Inauguration Congratulations Dr. Amy Bragg Carey, 14th President of Friends University! “This inauguration today marks an important […]


Ignite! Conference to spark powerful teaching for educators

Reconnecting educators with their passion for powerful teaching is the goal of the Ignite! Conference scheduled for June 13-16, 2016 at Friends University in Wichita. Teachers will be able to renew and recharge in an atmosphere of learning, sharing and support. With an additional workshop following the conference, they can potentially earn six graduate credits […]

Friends University Concert Band and Percussion Ensemble Perform

The Friends University Concert Band and Percussion Ensemble will present a concert on Monday, February 8 at 7:30 PM in the Sebits Auditorium in the Riney Fine Arts Building on the Friends University campus. The Concert Band and the Percussion Ensemble have been selected by blind audition to perform at the Kansas Music Educators Association […]

Alumni To Be Recognized for Athletic Accomplishments Jan. 30

Friends University will induct three former Falcons into the University’s Athletic Hall of Fame Jan. 30. The new inductees will be introduced to the community at the Garvey Physical Education Center between the women’s and men’s basketball games (estimated to occur sometime between 6:15 to 6:45 p.m.). The inductees include: Dan Kontz, a 2007 graduate […]