November Orientation and Enrollment
for transfer students
If you are unable to attend Orientation and Enrollment on November 15, the next available Orientation and Enrollment program will be held on January 12.
November 15 on the ground floor of the K-State Student Union.
Don't miss orientation and enrollment for admitted transfer students. This is your first opportunity to select spring courses.
You will you learn more about K-State, learn how to be successful during your time at K-State and meet with an academic advisor and go through the class selection process. You can even take care of essentials like buying textbooks and athletic tickets.
Activities start promptly at 8:30 a.m. on the ground floor of the K-State Student Union. The program may take until 5 p.m., so plan accordingly.
Before you arrive
Step 1: Register for the event
A $15 registration fee is required.
Step 2: Confirm your eID
Before you can enroll in your courses, you must have an eID (electronic ID). This comprehensive computer ID will provide access to all your K-State electronic resources, including e-mail.
Step 3: Complete your admissions file
Have your college send us your most recent transcript.
Step 4: Complete the math placement exam
If you plan to take a math course during your time at K-State you must complete the online exam before orientation and enrollment.
Step 5: Submit your vaccination records
Students who are enrolling in their first semester at K-State for Spring 2018 are required to submit their measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccination records. Log on to My Lafene Portal to upload your vaccine documentation.
All students who are living in the residence halls are required to have the vaccination for meningitis or sign a waiver. This can be uploaded on your My Lafene Portal as well.
The day's activities
Formal check-in at 8:30 a.m.- Ground floor of
K-State Student Union
Pick up enrollment materials and instructions. Have your ID picture taken. Be sure to bring a current photo ID to pick up your new Wildcat ID card.
Appointments with advisors
Meet with your advisor to review previous academic records and select courses for the spring. Once you meet with your academic advisor your course schedule will be online.
The program officially begins with a welcome from Dr. Pat Bosco, vice president for student life/dean of students. Important information about K-State, advising and required information for your success will be shared.
College information sessions
Get an overview of your academic college and assignment of advisors.
Spring course assignments
Check online for courses you might be interested in taking. Check the spring course schedule.
You'll be billed by e-mail in December for your tuition and fees, books, and athletic passes.
- Complete financial aid procedure.
- Complete your student health file.
- Order your athletic passes.
- Attend special on-campus housing tours.
- Drop by information sessions for pre-law students.
- Take a campus tour.
If you plan to take 6 credit hours or less, you are not required to attend this program.
Contact the Office of Admissions to confirm your part-time status and initiate the advising process. Then contact your dean's office to visit with an advisor and sign up for classes.
Arts and sciences: 785-532-6900
Business administration: 785-532-6180
Architecture, planning, and design: 785-532-5047
Human ecology: 785-532-5500
Enrollment and fee payment instructions are included in the course schedule, available on the web.
Check the course schedule.
The postcard you receive in the mail inviting you to register will serve as your parking permit. Bring the permit with you and place it on the dashboard of your vehicle when you arrive.
You may park in the parking garage south of the K-State Student Union. The preferred entrance is on 17th Street north of Anderson Avenue. A parking attendant will direct you. The permit also allows you to park in designated areas (lots W, O, T or Z).
Orientation and enrollment: 785-532-1521
Financial assistance: 785-532-6420
Housing: 1-888-568-5027 (toll free) or 785-532-6453
Tuition payment: 785-532-6317