In the Community

In The Community

From economics and service to activities and events, Washburn University and the community of Topeka, Kansas are linked closely.

  • As a Washburn student, you’ll be able to get your hands dirty making Topeka a better place to live, work and explore. And you’ll be able to enjoy the amenities Topeka offers, from restaurants and shopping to sports teams and concerts. Those from rural and urban communities alike will find Topeka manageable and enjoyable.
  • As a Topekan, you can enjoy myriad on campus happenings throughout the year, from sporting events to lectures and the arts.
  • And as a visitor – from Northeast Kansas or beyond – you can easily take in all the best that Washburn and Topeka have to offer. Bring your walking shoes and be ready to have your own Ichabod Experience.