Student Center

The Casado Campus Center is the hub of student life on the Friends University Wichita campus. The center provides a supportive environment for social and recreational activity, as well as important services for all students. The center houses recreational and lounge areas, as well as several meeting rooms that are available to reserve. Center hours are from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday, and 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Sunday.

Casado Dining Room
Mountains of delicious foods are served in the posh setting of our newly renovated dining room. Students, faculty and staff enjoy hot meats and veggies, deli sandwiches, a panini station, salads, and soft-serve ice cream to feed the academic mind.

Student Affairs Division
Student Affairs offers a host of resources for current students, including the offices for ADA Student Services, Campus Life and Activities, Campus Ministries, Career Services, Community Service, Counseling, International Student Services, Community and Residential Development and Health and Wellness, as well as information on intramural opportunities and many other opportunities to help provide students with the most enjoyable college experience possible.

Health and Wellness
Located in the Casado Campus Center on the lower level. Hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday (during the academic year). Free services offered to students include general health assessments, physician/clinic referrals, first aid, blood pressure checks, flu vaccinations (when available), temperature checks, over-the-counter medicine, health and nutrition counseling, and information on student health insurance. Students can also borrow crutches, arm slings, ice packs and vaporizers at no charge. For more information, contact the Health and Wellness Center at 316-295-5561 or

McKay Gymnasium
Also located on Casado's lower level, students use this gym for intramurals, recreational time and other student activities as scheduled.

University Bookstore
At the bookstore, you can find treats for your closet, trinkets for your bookshelves and textbooks to feed your mind. Treat yourself to your favorite school sweatshirt or T-shirt or pick up a graduation gift for that special student, friend or alumnus! The Friends University Bookstore serves the Wichita campus through the brick-and-mortar facilities in the Casado Campus Center and all other Friends locations via phone orders.

Current Student

“I came to college to receive an education, and I have gotten that. But I have also received the lessons of a lifetime outside of the classroom.”

Alumna Audrey Wade