Salina, Kansas -- Our Home

Kansas Wesleyan's home is Salina, KS, a thriving city of 50,000 located at the crossroads of I-70 and I-135. Whether it's community support like Purple Friday, proximity to metro areas such as Kansas City (three hours), Wichita (one hour) or Denver (six hours), or local restaurants and hot spots, Salina has it! Read on to learn more about our great home.

Coming to Town?

The local Chamber of Commerce maintains a listing of all the hotels in Salina.

Many have agreed to provide discounted rates for those associated with KWU, and you can access that list here.

Looking for somewhere to eat? Here's a listing of all the great restaurants in town! 

Salina Regional Airport, a marketing partner of KWU, boasts multiple direct flights per day and lands just 15 minutes from campus. 

Salina Arts and Entertainment Calendar

Steifel Theater for the Performing Arts

Salina Symphony

Visit Salina

Rolling Hills Zoo

here’s just a few of our Fun Facts

More Great Facts

133 Years Old
Founding date 9/15/1886
11:1 Student-to-
Faculty Ratio
100% Fulltime Students Receive
Financial Aid
99% Placement Rate
After Graduation