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New Student Services

New Student Services
Kansas State University
Berney Family Welcome Center
705 N 17th Street
Manhattan, KS 66506


785-532-3696 fax



Dr. Emily Lehning, Associate Vice President for Student Life and Director

Levi Esses, Associate Director

Deana Core, Assistant Director, Transfer Recruitment

Courtney Hallenbeck, Assistant Director, Recruitment Programs

Bryon Williams, Assistant Director, Diversity Recruitment

Lydia Barnhart, Coordinator, Special Populations

Alma Hidalgo, Coordinator, Orientation Programs and Events

Amy Perry, Project Coordinator, Communications


Administrative Assistant

Peggy Blanken, Administrative Specialist


Admissions Representatives

Nicole Bartel

Jordyn Ross

Kaylee Sundeen

Taylor Krueger

Scott LaMunyon

Mandy Marchesini

Emma Owens

Hannah Reynolds

Caroline Schuckman

Samantha Thomas

Callie White

Chayce Wynn


Student staff

New Student Services employs more than 70 students as tour guides, telecounselors, interns, graduate assistants, and program support staff.