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All-University Open House

Events Schedule

This schedule is representative of the kinds of events you'll find at Open House. View 2018 events below.

Academic Interests

View the full list of college and department events, exhibits and displays available all day long.

Science and Research 

View science and research events such as exploring University Archives and Biosecurity Research Institute (BRI) projects

Campus Life

View events by location and topic such as tours and entertainment.

Open House By the Hour

TimeEventLocation and Sponsor
All DayK-State Campus Store
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
K-State Student Union, ground floor
 Cat Tech
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
K-State Student Union, ground floor
 Food: Cats' Den convenience store
7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
K-State Student Union, first floor
 Pancake feed
7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
College of Engineering
134C Seaton Hall
 Dining center
8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Derby dining center
 Bake sale
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
204 Shellenberger Hall
9 a.m.Campus tours
until 2:30 p.m.
Admissions booth, Student Union
 K-State Jazz ComboK-State Student Union, Wildcat Chamber 
 Vet school guided tour and information session
until 3 p.m.
East of Trotter Hall
 Food: Einstein Brothers Bagels
until 2 p.m.
Hale Library
 Manhattan Mathematical Olympiad 
until noon
College of Arts and Sciences
101 Cardwell Hall
 Athletic training simulation lab
until 2 p.m.
Patio, Justin Hall
 Free hearing screening
until 1 p.m.
College of Human Ecology
127 Campus Creek Complex
 Tips on becoming a competitive veterinary college applicantCollege of Veterinary Medicine
Frick Hall
 Water Stories by Lynn Benson, Beach Museum of Art
until 4 p.m.
Beach Museum of Art
 Clinical integrative physiology mobile lab
until 1 p.m.
Front of Justin Hall
 Tours and information sessions with Human Ecology ambassadors
until 2 p.m.
Hoffman Lounge, Justin Hall
9:30 a.m.Mini language classes for all ages
until 11:30 a.m.
College of Arts and Sciences
Eisenhower Hall Lawn
10 a.m.Housing tours
until 2 p.m.
 
 Physics demonstration102 Cardwell Hall
 Q&A about vet schoolCollege of Veterinary Medicine
Frick Hall
 Lecompton ReenactorsCollege of Arts and Sciences
K-State Student Union, Wildcat Chamber 
 K-State Libraries activities
until 2 p.m.
Hale Library
10:15 a.m.Fraternity and Sorority Life informational sessionK-State Student Union Big 12 Room
10:30 a.m.Glassblowing demonstrationCollege of Arts and Sciences
114 Willard Hall
11 a.m.Food: JP's sports grill
until 10 p.m.
Jardine Apartments
 CadenceK-State Student Union, Wildcat Chamber 
 Wabash CannonBowl
until midnight
K-State Student Union, lower level
 Free meal provided by Union Program Council 
until supplies last
K-State Student Union, gallery 
 UPC Table
until 1 p.m.
Bosco Student Plaza
 Food: Subway
until 11 p.m.
K-State Student Union, lower level
 George Wright Society - Tallgrass ChapterDykstra Hall lawn
 Hospitality management Open-air cafe
Lacy's Fresh Fare and Catering
College of Human Ecology
Justin Hall
 Posters and mathematical games
until 3 p.m.
College of Arts and Sciences
143 Cardwell Hall
 Pork burger, baked beans and soda
until 2 p.m.
College of Veterinary Medicine
Mosier Hall
 Free meal hosted by Feed Sciences and Milling Sciences club
until 1 p.m.
North Complex, Grain Sciences and Industry
 College of Architecture, Planning and Design presentation

College of Architecture, Planning & Design
Room 2123 Regnier Hall

11:10 a.m.In-a-Chord performanceK-State Student Union, Forum Hall
11:30 a.m.Sunset Zoo presentations until 12:30 p.m.College of Veterinary Medicine
Frick Hall
 Seaton Hall plant research and green roofs tourSeaton Center Wing, first floor
 K-State African Dance and Music EnsembleK-State Student Union, Ballroom
NoonAudacityK-State Student Union, Wildcat Chamber 
 Chemistry demonstration with explosions, glowing reactions and moreCollege of Arts and Sciences
114 Willard Hall
 Fraternity and Sorority Life visit chapter and hosting tours
until 3 p.m.
 
 UPC sponsored performancesK-State Student Union, Forum Hall
12:30 p.m.Physics demonstrationsCollege of Arts and Sciences
103 Cardwell Hall
 Little American RoyalCollege of Agriculture
Weber Arena
 Tap EnsembleK-State Student Union, Ballroom
1 p.m.Powercat Motorsports 2017 formula car unveilEngineering Hall
 Lecompton ReenactorsCollege of Arts and Sciences
K-State Student Union, Wildcat Chamber 
 Vet Med Pet ShowCollege of Veterinary Medicine
Frick Auditorium, Mosier Hall
 George Wright Society - Tallgrass ChapterDykstra Hall lawn
 Explore leadership studiesLeadership Studies Building
 Interactive science laboratory activities
until 3 p.m.
Biosecurity Research Institute
Lecture room, Pat Roberts Hall
 Discover Science in Containment videoBiosecurity Research Institute
Lecture room, Pat Roberts Hall
1:15 p.m. Interactive science laboratory activitiesBiosecurity Research Institute
Training Lab, Pat Roberts Hall
1:30 p.m.Director's seminar, "Exploring Science at the BRI and NBAF"Biosecurity Research Institute
Lecture room, Pat Roberts Hall
1:45 p.m.Interactive science laboratory activitiesBiosecurity Research Institute
Training Lab, Pat Roberts Hall
2 p.m.Swingin' SpursK-State Student Union, Forum Hall
 College of Architecture, Planning and Design presentationCollege of Architecture, Planning & Design
Room 2123 Regnier Hall
 Director's seminar, "Exploring Science at the BRI and NBAF"Biosecurity Research Institute
Lecture room, Pat Roberts Hall
 Yosakoi Japanese dance groupK-State Student Union, Wildcat Chamber 
2:30 p.m.K-State Marching Band and drumlineK-State Student Union, Forum Hall
 Discover Science in Containment videoBiosecurity Research Institute
Lecture room, Pat Roberts Hall
 Interactive science laboratory activitiesBiosecurity Research Institute
Training Lab, Pat Roberts Hall
2:45 p.m. Open house prizes and awardsK-State Student Union, Forum Hall
3 p.m.George Wright Society - Tallgrass ChapterDykstra Hall Lawn
4 p.m. K-State Miracle Network Dance Marathon unitl 10 p.m.K-State Recreational Services
7 p.m.Jumanji: Welcome to the JungleForum Hall
9:30 p.m.Jumanji: Welcome to the JungleForum Hall