Office of Admissions
Kansas State University
119 Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-0102

800-432-8270 toll free

785-532-6393 fax

Junior Days



Start discovering your college options by attending a Junior Day at K-State!

Each K-State Junior Day is full of activities that will help you and your parents explore K-State. You'll attend break-out sessions about K-State, tour a residence hall and eat lunch in the hall dining center, and learn about academic majors and programs, all while visiting with current K-State students.

You have five spring dates to choose from:

  • Friday, March 28, 2014 (registration closed)
  • Friday, April 11, 2014 (registration closed)
  • Friday, April 25, 2014 (registration closed)
  • Monday, April 28, 2014 (registration closed)
  • Friday, May 2, 2014

Register early! This event typically fills to capacity.


$20 per student and $15 for each parent, family member, or guest, which covers program materials, parking, and lunch

Please note: There is a 3 business day cancellation policy for this event in order to receive a refund.

Junior Days schedule

8:30 a.m.

Registration at the K-State Student Union courtyard
Student services browsing fair

9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Welcome to K-State & Jr. to Jr. Student Panel

10:10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Morning session one (students only)

10: 50 a.m. to 11:25 a.m.

Morning session two (students only)

11:30 a.m. to 1:20 p.m.

Residence hall tour

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Academic session & tour of academic building(s)

2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Academic browsing session

Afternoon options- Customize your afternoon experience!

3:00 p.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Leadership Studies Building Tour

3:00 p.m.- 3:30 p.m.

Campus tours leaving at 3:00 p.m., 3:15 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.

3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Send off Reception & Guided Tours at Student Recreation Center

3:00 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Sororities, Fraternities and Scholarship Houses available for visitors

Morning sessions

Students will choose two morning sessions:

Meet the Greeks!

Get an inside and in-depth look at what it means to join a sorority or fraternity.

Choosing a major

What's the right major for you? Discover how your interests, abilities, and values match up with majors at K-State. Prepare to be surprised!

Got spirit?

What does it take to try out for the band, dance team, or cheerleading? Find out here.

Residence life: Be our guest!

Learn about living in the residence halls, from daily life to getting along with your roommate.

Show me the money

How are you going to pay for college? Find different ways to look for scholarships, loans, and grants.

All about K-State

Learn everything you need to know to be a part of the K-State family, from admissions and scholarships to getting involved.

Developing your Strengths at K-State

Focus on your individual strengths and how you can leverage them to build partnerships across campus.

University Honors Program
Meet staff from our University Honors Program and learn how to stay at the top of the class at K-State.

Parent/Guest session

10:10 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.

While students are in the  morning sessions, parents will have their questions answered during this session with Dr. Pat Bosco, vice president for student life, and Larry Moeder, assistant vice president for admissions and student financial assistance.

Residence halls

Every student and their parent/guest will tour one of our residence halls and enjoy lunch in one of our dining centers.

Afternoon session

Academic and career decisions

Pick the academic area you're most interested in and learn more about it. You'll learn about majors and possible careers. You will also tour an academic building.


There will be a tour of the Leadership Studies building, optional campus tours, and sororities, fraternities and scholarship houses will be available for visitors

Send off Reception

Hosted at our Student Recreation Complex, enjoy refreshments and a guided tour to end your day.

 What students are saying about K-State Junior Days:

"I thought I wanted to major in one thing but Junior Day helped me discover a new interest."
Haley Sandberg

"Coming to this event, my decision to become a Wildcat became immediately clear."
Jessica Conwell 

"I liked it a lot, especially going from place to place and exploring campus. The students were helpful and nice."
Thomas Hobson


Junior Days
Office of Admissions
Kansas State University
119 Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506–0102

1-800-432-8270 (toll free)
or 785-532-6250

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