Rumble in the Jungle is a large, open house event designed for high school junior and seniors. The 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 in Gibson Dining Hall and optional tours of the Kansas Technology Center and Student Recreation Center.
Seniors are encouraged to attend our Fall Rumble event while both juniors and seniors are encouraged to attend our Rumble event in the Spring.
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. Pittsburg State University Overview
11:00 a.m. Academic Showcase, Campus Tours, and Lunch
2:00 p.m. Optional Student Recreation Center Tour
2:00 p.m. Optional Gorilla Football Game and Gorilla Village Tailgate
Q: When does the program start?
A: Check-in will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the Overman Student Center, and program activities are scheduled from 10:00 a.m. to approximately 2:00 p.m. Optional tours of the Kansas Technology Center take place at 8:15 a.m. and of the Student Recreation Center at 2:00 p.m.
Q: Can I tour the Kansas Technology Center or Student Recreation Center?A: Yes! Optional tours of the Kansas Technology Center take place at 8:15 a.m. and of the Student Recreation Center 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: How do I get tickets for the football game?A: All registered students attending Rumble will receive a voucher for a free ticket to the game. Vouchers can be redeemed at the Will Call window on the East side of Carnie Smith Stadium. All other tickets for guest will need to be purchased at this time to ensure your student will be seated with you.
Q: Where do I park?
A: On the day of the event, visitors are encouraged to park in the Parking lots North of Grubbs Hall or East of the Axe library and football stadium. No parking permits are required for this event. Click on this map of campus for a clearer view of parking locations: http://www.pittstate.edu/about/maps/campus-map.dotQ: 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: http://visitcrawfordcounty.com/page.php?page_id=73
Fees are $10.00 for all students and guests over the age of 6.
Overman Student Center
1701 S. Broadway
Pittsburg, Kansas 66762