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All-University Open House

Events schedule


Campus tours

Walking tours leave every half hour, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (the last tour departs at 2:30 p.m.) from the admissions booth in the Student Union. Las visitas guiadas que se ofrecen al mediodia y a la una de la tarde se ofrecen en ingles y en español. 

Housing and dining services

Housing options 

Stop by the Housing and Dining booth on the first floor of the Union to learn why on-campus living is such a popular choice among K-State students. Drop in for a tour at any of our residence halls, the Honors House, Smurthwaite Leadership/Scholarship House or Jardine Apartments between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Jardine tours begin at the Jardine Tower.

Scholarship/cooperative house tours 

Women: Smurthwaite Leadership/Scholarship House; 1500 N. Manhattan Ave.  

Alpha of Clovia: 1200 Pioneer Lane

Men: Smith Scholarship House: 331 N. 17th St.

  • Cornerstone at Wefald Hall
  • JP’s Sports Grill: Open 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Derby Dining Center: Open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Breakfast $8, lunch $11, dinner $13. Reduced prices for children. Options range from classic, deli, grill, pizza and Italian buffets. 
  • Union Station by JP's
Fraternities and sororities

Visit the Fraternity and Sorority Life Office Located in Room 004 of the Union to visit with representatives of more than 40 organizations in the fraternity and sorority community. Ambassadors will be on hand to answer questions about recruitment, membership benefits and more. While you're there, grab a map to begin chapter visits on your own. Individual chapter facilities are off campus and will be open for tours from noon to 3 p.m. General information sessions will take place at 10:15 and 11 a.m. in the Union's Big 12 Room.

Recreation Complex

Visit the Chester E. Peters Recreation Complex, the campus hub for fitness, recreation, intramurals and club sports. Guided tours will be offered all day, or drop by to look around. Guests accompanied by a K-State student can get a free day pass. Denison Avenue and Olympic Drive (east of the football stadium). 

Alumni Center

The center, home of the K-State Alumni Association, offers a friendly atmosphere for returning alumni and friends to meet and serves as a conference center for the community. Check out the Memorabilia Room, the original Bluemont Arch and a bronze Wildcat statue.

Go green, stay purple

K-State has been in the recycling game since 1989. Stop by the K-State Recycling Center, located near Weber Hall, to see how we are implementing a one-stop drop method for easy recycling. Recycling helps the university as well as the environment.