Welcome to KWSB 91.1FM!

Information regarding KWSB's 50th anniversary:

We were so glad to see everybody who visited for the weekend, and we can't wait to host everyone in the valley in 2023 for the 55th anniversary celebration! For more information about the KWSB 50th anniversary, please visit the 50th Anniversary page on the navigation column to the left, or by visiting this link

About KWSB

We’re a non-commercial, college radio station on the campus of Western State Colorado University in Gunnison, Colorado. Our operation is student funded, student driven and student staffed – and has been since 1968. At KWSB, we strive to broadcast the most entertaining programming possible. 

On Friday, January 26th 2018, KWSB ​celebrated its 50th anniversary! Western's student-run FM radio station hit the air waives on January 26th, 1968 and has never stopped broadcasting, aside from technical repairs. 

Stream KWSB 91.1FM online!

The above link streams KWSB from a partner service Tunein, You can also try streaming by clicking the following link:

Listen to KWSB now!




Many people have reported issues with online streaming. Please try streaming from our own streaming service, or visit our partner service Tunein, you can also click this link: which will download a player that should allow you to listen.

The main streaming issues should now be resolved. If you are still experiencing issues listening to KWSB, please email our Digital Director Leif Townsend at and he will work with you to find a solution. Thanks for tuning in!

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We broadcast Western's Football, Women's Basketball, & Men's Basketball. If you are interested in being a sports broadcaster or want assist in the studio during broadcasts, contact Sports Director Jimmy Palato.

How to Get a Show

If you live in the Gunnison valley and would like to be DJ, we invite you to complete our training program and start a show. Visit our Be a DJ page for more information. 



Terry Schliesman, Ph.D. headshot
Department Chair of CALL
B.A., Central Washington University, M.A., Washington State University, Ph.D., Washington State University
Phone: 970.943.2036
Office Location: Taylor Hall 216A