About Manhattan, Kansas
Manhattan is easily accessible via main Interstates and highways. The university's main entrance is 1700 Anderson Ave.
Manhattan Regional Airport (airport code MHK) offers daily direct flights to and from two major connecting hubs, Chicago O'Hare and Dallas, on American Eagle Airlines. Taxi service is available into Manhattan from the MHK airport. Manhattan is about a two-hour drive from Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport and Kansas City International Airport, where shuttle service is available for a fee.
For international students, the Office of International Programs offers a free shuttle from the Manhattan airport if you sign up in advance at: http://www.k-state.edu/oip/intladmit/admitted/
Finding a place to live in a college town is difficult with the amount of turnover. Here are some great local sites to get your search started:
- Rent College Pads, specific for college housing in the Manhattan area
- Manhattan Mercury
- K-State Collegian
The Office of Student Activities and Services on the ground floor of the K-State Student Union, maintains a bulletin board that lists available rental units and various other housing offices. Information on where to find housing is also available.
Students who chose to rent off-campus housing are encouraged to learn about renter's insurance.
Learn about on-campus housing.