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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: $1 12 oz coffee and BOGO half-off milkshakes.
  • JP’s Sports Grill: Open 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Derby and Kramer Dining Centers: 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. 
Fraternities and sororities

Visit the Fraternity and Sorority Life tent between the Student Union and Anderson Hall to learn more about and visit with the 47 organizations in the fraternity and sorority community. FSL ambassadors will be on hand to answer questions about how to join, the benefits of membership and anything else you want to know about the community. Individual chapters will be open for tours throughout the day. General information sessions will take place at 9:30 and 10:15 a.m. in the Big 12 Room in the Student Union. You can find more information at k-state.edu/fsl.

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.