Ark City Main Campus

Brown Center on the Arkansas City Campus
Cowley College provides the opportunity for educational and personal growth at our main campus in Arkansas City, Kansas. While we offer associate degrees and career and technical education certificates, our main campus also provides students with modern classrooms, state-of-the-art facilities, student life activities, and several student housing options in our six dormitories. Encouraging college applicants from across Kansas and around the world, Cowley College offers academic excellence while fostering community support through service-based learning.

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Arkansas City Campus

The amenities on the main campus are open to students and the public as Cowley College strives to maintain its hometown roots.
Cowley College Bookstore is proud to serve the needs of the students, alumni, faculty, staff, visitors and friends of Cowley College. Our primary mission as a retail establishment is to provide products and services that promote academic achievement and a vibrant campus. Whether you’re looking for course materials or Tiger Spirit Wear, the Cowley Bookstore has you covered.
Students in the Cosmetology program at Cowley College operate a beauty salon on the Arkansas City campus offering haircuts, texturizing, color, color erase, foil weave, highlights, braids, bling strands, curl, flat iron, up-do style, perms and relaxers, waxing, arch/hair removal, facials, makeup , lash and brow tint, shampoo, scalp treatment, nails, manicure, murano spa pedicure, and sprees.
Located in the heart of the Jungle in the Nelson Student Center, the Tiger Deli is a great place to grab a bite to eat. Good food and a great spot to hang out. Over the summer, the Tiger Deli was repainted, received new booths, tables and chairs, couches, and signage.
Boasting an almost 800 seat proscenium theatre, the Brown Center was completed in the fall of 1995 and serves as a center piece for the arts in Cowley County and accommodates over 10,000 patrons annually. Our recently upgraded sound system provides for excellent sound reinforcement in our beautiful space. We are continually upgrading and updating our theatre to remain competitive in our field.
Staying active helps in many ways, including keeping your immune system strong. The Wellness Center features an aerobic circuit, cardiovascular machines, weight machines, free-weight room, warm-up area, and locker rooms. Participants have the option of paying a membership fee or enrolling in a physical conditioning or weight-training course for college credit.
The library offers books, informational databases, newspapers, periodicals, journals and more. Materials are also available through interlibrary loan. If you are a Kansas resident or Kansas college student, you are eligible for the Kansas Library Card to access information, research, and recreational e-books and audiobooks.


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