Rob Riggle

Join the College for a night with Rob Riggle! A 1992 KU graduate with a B.A. in theatre and film, Riggle has been a staple in comedic films and television for more than 15 years and is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran. Riggle is being honored with the College's 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award.

Learn more about our newest distinguished alum here and check out a Q&A with Riggle on the College's blog.

Date: Friday, Nov. 2
Place: Burge Union
Doors: 6:30 p.m.
Event: 7:30 p.m.

Ticket info: Tickets are free but required. This event is open to the public, but public general admission tickets are limited. Tickets are available at the Kansas Union Welcome Desk on the fourth level of the Kansas Union and may be picked up between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Students should present a student I.D. when picking up their tickets. Tickets are restricted to two per person.

Parking info: Parking is available on a first come, first served basis. A map of parking lots is available here. It is recommended that visitors for this event park in one of two parking garages near the Burge Union:

  • The Central District Garage located north of Hilltop Childcare Center with one entrance on Ousdahl Road north of 18th Street
  • The Allen Fieldhouse Garage located north of Allen Fieldhouse at Naismith Drive & Irving Hill Road, with one entrance on Irving Hill Road

There is an hourly fee for garage parking. Click here to learn more about parking garage fees.

Lot 54 across from the Allen Fieldhouse garage is restricted until 5 p.m. If you will be arriving on campus prior to 5 p.m., please park in one of the two garages.

Accessible parking is available on a first come, first served basis. There are a limited number of spots available in both garages as well as a small amount of parking in the surface lots near the Burge Union. KU parking permits may be required for parking in certain lots even with a handicap permit. Please direct any questions about accessibility for this event to Libby Sanders at

PLEASE NOTE: Lot 72 next to the Burge Union is restricted 24 hours a day while school is in session. You may be ticketed for parking in this lot. Please read the KU Parking Rules and Regulations for more information. Please be aware of posted restrictions at all lots on campus. The College is NOT responsible for any parking fines incurred by attendees of this event.

Livestream: For those unable to attend the event in person, a livestream of the event will be hosted on this page.

Accessibility: The space for this event is accessible and there will be two sign language interpreters. If you require any special accommodations, please reach out to Libby Sanders at