Pittsburg State University

Rumble in the Jungle

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.

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. 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

Event FAQ's

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.dot

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: http://visitcrawfordcounty.com/page.php?page_id=73

Non-Refundable Registration Fees

Fees are $10.00 for all students and guests over the age of 6.

Registration Note
To begin your registration you will be asked to CLICK HERE TO LOG IN or
If you have previously registered to attend a PSU event, please select CLICK HERE TO LOG IN
using the email address and password you used for your prior registration.
Please note this is NOT your GUS login.
If this is the first PSU event you will be registering to attend, please select CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT.
Remember to submit both the registration and payment cart to complete your registration.

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


Overman Student Center
1701 S. Broadway
Pittsburg, Kansas 66762