General Information

Notice of Nondiscrimination

Kansas State University is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnic or national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, ancestry, disability, military status, veteran status, or other non-merit reasons, in admissions, educational programs or activities and employment, including employment of disabled veterans and veterans of the Vietnam Era, as required by applicable laws and regulations. Responsibility for coordination of compliance efforts and receipt of inquiries concerning Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990, has been delegated to the Director of Affirmative Action, Kansas State University, 214 Anderson Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506-0124, (Phone) 785-532-6220; (TTY) 785-532-4807.

Revised April 22, 2008.

Protected categories include: race, color, ethnic or national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, ancestry, disability, genetic information, military status, or veteran status.

Please refer to PPM Chapter 3010 for additional information on the Policy Prohibiting Discrimination, harassment, and Sexual Violence, and Procedure for Reviewing Complaints. 

Accreditation

Institutional and Program Accreditation, Approval, or Licensure

Kansas State University has been continuously accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association (NCA) of Colleges and Schools since 1916. The university participates through the Program to Evaluate and Advance Quality (PEAQ) process. View all accredited, approved, or licensed programs.

Higher Learning Commission Mark of Affiliation

Student Services

Student Activities

The One Stop Shop for Student Success is a place for students to access important programs and services for their success at K-State.  Featuring information about some of the most popular aspects of the student experience, this site can connect students to resources related to their academic, personal, and professional goals.

Facilities and Services Available to Students with Disabilities

The Student Access Center provides a wide range of accommodations and services for individuals who have disabilities. Accommodations will be made in response to the specific disability.

Career and Employment Services

Career and Employment Services (CES) is available to assist students with resume development, interview skills, job searching, and other career-related concerns.

Intellectual Property and Copyright Policies

Intellectual Property Policy

This document describes Kansas State University's policies and associated institutional procedures for intellectual property.

K-State Copyright Statement

All users of World Wide Web servers at Kansas State University are reminded that any redistribution or copying of copyrighted material requires the permission of the copyright owner.

Notification of Student Complaint Process

In accordance with the U.S. Department of Education Program Integrity Rule, 34 C.F.R. Part 600.9 (basis from the Higher Education Opportunity Act {HEOA} of 2008), Kansas State University is required to provide its students and prospective students with contact information for filing complaints with its accrediting agency and with the appropriate state agency.   

Kansas State University requests that all complaints be handled internally before making a complaint with the Kansas Board of Regents or our accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. You may contact Heather Reed, Associate Dean/Director of Student Life, at hreed@k-state.edu or 785-532-6432 to address your grievance and help work toward a resolution. If, after exhausting all available institutional processes, you may make a complaint to the Kansas Board of Regents and/or the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. Information regarding the process, and contact information for the Kansas Board of Regents and the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association may be found here.

Students who are enrolled at Kansas State University and not residing within the state of Kansas, also have the option of filing a complaint with their respective state agency.  A list of agencies by state which process student complaints may be accessed here.  K-State may be subject to investigation of complaints by some state regulatory agencies. 

Voter Registration Forms

Voter registration form and information for Kansas residents.

Voter registration information for all United States.

Constitution and Citizenship Day

2012 Events

September 17-19: Constitution Day display in the K-State Student Union, including Constitution quiz, buttons, and handouts.

September 18: Pre-Law Club reception with judges

September 19: Kansas Court of Appeals Docket Day & Dorothy L. Thompson Lecture Series

 

2011 Events

Stop by the Informational Table in the K-State Student Union for a Constitution Day quiz and handout on September 16.               

Come and view "Conviction" on September 27 in the K-State Student Union ballroom beginning at 7:00 pm.  Washburn law professor, Michael Kaye, will conduct an after the movie discussion about wrongful convictions.