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K-State First

K-State First
Kansas State University
014 Holton Hall
1101 Mid-Campus Drive N.
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-1501
kstatefirst@k-state.edu

How You Can Benefit from K-State Fist Programs:

First-Year Seminars
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  • Learn in a small community.

  • Earn credit toward general education requirements.

  • Take a course tailored to your interests.

  • Attend campus events with your community.

  • Make new friends who share your interests.

 

CAT Communities
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  • Learn in a small community.

  • Earn credit toward general education requirements.

  • Take courses tailored to your interests.

  • Mentorship from an advanced undergraduate Learning Assistant who shares your interests.

  • Attend campus events with your community.

  • Make new friends and create lasting bonds through shared interests and study opportunities.

 

Guide to Personal Success (GPS) gps 
  • Discover the university in a personal way from someone who knows the campus.

  • Connect with your Guide at least three times per semester.

  • Attend exclusive GPS Connect Events throughout the year.

  • Meet other first-year students and professionals across campus.

 

K-State Book Network
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  • Participate in thought-provoking discussions about the book. 

  • Connect with students, faculty and staff through a shared academic experience.

  • Use the book as a conversation-starter when you arrive on campus. 

  • Attend out-of-classroom learning experiences:

    • Visit with the author, attend a faculty lecture, and watch a film. 

 

Beyond the Classroom 
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  • Interact with faculty and other campus leaders in a laid-back atmosphere.

  • Engage in interactive and innovative learning opportunities.

  • Learn about exciting research being conducted at K-State.

  • Develop additional academic and professional skill-sets.