1. K-State home
  2. »Office of Student Financial Assistance
  3. »Cost of Attendance
  4. »Undergraduate Students

Office of Student Financial Assistance

Office of Student Financial Assistance
104 Fairchild Hall
1601 Vattier Street
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506-1104

785-532-6420 phone
785-532-7628 fax
finaid@k-state.edu

Undergraduate Students 2017-2018

 
Tuition and feesSemesterYear
Manhattan campus (2017-2018 rates)

14 hours (average freshman hours)
Kansas resident: $309.10 per credit hour*
Out-of-state: $820.20 per credit hour*
*plus course fees

   
$4,327
$11,483
   
$8,655
$22,966
Privilege fee
Health services, student newspaper, recreation complex and other items
$431
(maximum for 12 or more hours)
$862
(maximum for 12 or more hours)
Polytechnic campus (2017-2018 rates)
14 hours (average freshman hours)
Kansas resident: $292.65 per credit hour*
Out-of-state: $777.10 per credit hour*
*plus course fees

$4,097
$10,879

$8,194
$21,759
Privilege fee$363.59
(maximum for 12 or more hours)
$727.18
(maximum for 12 or more hours)
On-Campus University HousingSemesterYear
Manhattan campus (2017-2018 projected rates)
Residence hall: Traditional double
Any 14 meal plan
All-access meal plan


$4,365
$4,715


$8,730
$9,430

Honors House: Traditional double
Any 14 meal plan
All-access meal plan


$4,700
$5,050


$9,400
$10,100

Smurthwaite Leadership/Scholarship House for women$3,725$7,450
Polytechnic campus (2017-2018 projected rates)
Residence hall (standard double room)
14-meal plan
19-meal plan

$3,243
$3,469

$6,486
$6,938
Off-Campus Independent HousingSemesterYear
Manhattan area (2017-2018 projected rates)
Fraternity

$4,072

$8,144

Sorority$3,524$7,048
Smith Scholarship House for men$2,300$4,600
Clovia 4-H House for women$1,734$3,468
Additional off-campus livingFind out more
Additional costsSemesterYear
Books and supplies

$400-$450

$800-$900

Miscellaneous

$800 to $2,000

$1,600 to $4,000

Clothing, postage, travel, extra meals, social activities, football/basketball ticket packages, yearbook, parking permit, etc.
Course/Academic fees (2017-2018 rates)

Academic infrastructure enhancement
Students enrolled in on-campus courses pay an additional $4 per credit hour fee.

Agriculture courses
Students enrolled in a College of Agriculture course pay an additional $20 per credit hour course fee.

Architecture, Planning & Design courses
Students enrolled in a College of Architecture, Planning & Design course pay an additional $40 per credit hour equipment fee.
Arts and Sciences courses
Students enrolled in a College of Arts & Sciences course pay an additional $16.70 per credit hour course fee.
Business courses
Students enrolled in a College of Business Administration course will be assessed an additional $65 per credit hour course fee, and $100 per semester Professional Advantage fee.

Engineering courses
Students enrolled in a College of Engineering course pay an additional $84 fee per credit hour. 

Human Ecology courses
Students enrolled in a College of Human Ecology course pay an additional $20 fee per credit hour. 

Technology and Aviation - Flight training
Kansas State Polytechnic students taking professional pilot training courses must pay additional flight and equipment costs, which vary by semester.

Numbers rounded up to the next dollar amount. All fees are subject to change.