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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

Jessica Arnold, Associate Director

Deana Core, Assistant Director, Transfer Recruitment

Bryon Williams, Assistant Director, Diversity Recruitment

Melissa Nelson, Interim Coordinator, Orientation Programs

Amy Perry, Coordinator, Communications


Administrative Assistants

Peggy Blanken, Administrative Specialist

Marlene McNerney, Administrative Specialist


Admissions Representatives

Courtney Hallenbeck

Cody Kennedy

Lizzi Petite

Landon Leiker

Evan Hamm 

Taylor McClellan

Jessica Jasso


Student staff

New Student Services employs more than 50 students as tour guides, telecounselors, interns, graduate assistants, and program support staff.