Rumble in the Jungle

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Event Description

Rumble in the Jungle is a large, open house event designed for high school students and transfer students. This FREE event begins with an overview of admission, financial aid, scholarships, housing and activities and includes an academic and student services showcase, in which students can meet faculty and staff and learn more about PSU programs. Rumble in the Jungle also includes a campus tour, lunch and optional tours of the Kansas Technology Center, Bicknell Center for the Arts, and Student Recreation Center.

We also encourage high schools and community colleges to bring their students to this event.

Event Agenda

8:15 a.m. Optional Kansas Technology Center Tour

9:30 a.m. Registration

10:00 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks from PSU President, Dr. Steve Scott

10:15 a.m. Academic Showcase, Campus Tours, and Admission Presentation

12:45 p.m. Lunch

2:00 p.m. Optional Bicknell Center for the Arts tour, and Student Recreation Center Tour

Event FAQ's

Q: When does the program start?

A: Check-in will begin at 9:30 a.m. in Bicknell Family Performing Arts Center, and program activities are scheduled from 10:00 a.m. to approximately 2:00 p.m.

Q: Can I tour the Kansas Technology Center, Bicknell Center for the Arts, or Student Recreation Center?

A: Yes! Optional tours of the Kansas Technology Center take place at 8:15 a.m., and tours of the Bicknell Center for the Arts and the Student Recreation Center begin at 2:00 p.m.

Q: Should my family plan to attend Rumble in the Jungle?

A: Yes! Content for both students and parents are provided throughout the day.

Q: Where do I park?

A: On the day of the event, visitors are encouraged to park in the parking lot North of Bicknell Family Performing Arts Center. Parking permits are required for this event. Parking permits will be emailed to the registered email address 2 days prior to the event date.

Q: I plan to drive to Pittsburg the night before the event. Do you have recommendations for lodging?

A: The following is provided by the Crawford County Convention and Visitors Bureau:


Registration opening soon!


Registration Fees

This event is FREE to attend. However, pre-registration is required as space is limited.


Bicknell Family Performing Arts Center
1711 S. Homer St.
Pittsburg, Kansas 66762

Contact Us
Pittsburg State University
Office of Admission
1701 S Broadway
Pittsburg, KS 66762



Powered by