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Parents and Family Association


The Parents and Family Association exists to support and help families.  The following resources are a great place to begin as students and families navigate the K-State campus.

If you would like guidance in your search for information and assistance, the Association offers a hotline during regular business hours, 785-532-2222 or e-mail us.

In case of out-of-hours emergencies, call K-State Campus Police at 785-532-6412.

University Parent Guide

Explore K-State campus resources and learn more about the Manhattan community. This online and print resource is a special project of the Association.

Suggested readings

Enjoy several recommended book titles to learn more about the college transition and how to support your student.

Advice on transition issues

Explore a checklist created by parents who have experienced assisting their student transition to college.

What to expect—a timeline

Chart a student's transition to college with a timeline of transition.

Student Financial Assistance

Explore resources from the Office of Student Financial Assistance.