Students enjoying time together in Manhattan

See yourself here

Balance is more than a buzzword at K-State; it’s a way of life. Take every opportunity for personal growth, academic success, discovery, and making memories with good friends, and you’ll be living like a true Wildcat.

Made for Manhattan

Meeting new people, helping your community, enjoying a meal with friends at a local favorite and taking in the beauty of the outdoors are just a few of the ways you can make your time at K-State some of the best years of your life.



Student meeting together in the College of Business

Find your passion

Whatever your goals and passions may be, our academic interest areas will provide a clear map of your interests that share common pathways between industries, careers and more.

With more than 250 undergraduate majors and programs led by expert faculty, you’re sure to find your fit.

Explore majors, interest areas and career paths


Where to live

At K-State, there's a place for every Wildcat to call home. Whether you choose to live in our nationally recognized residence halls, academic-focused community housing, in the Greek system, or off campus, there are many options to suit your individual needs and provide the perfect environment for you to thrive.

#1 university in the nation for best qualify of life, Princeton Review
#3 campus-community relations in the country, Princeton Review
#3 best college town in the nation, College Rank

Life on campus

Living the good life means a world filled with possibility and promise. Whether on campus or in the community of Manhattan, you will have endless options for entertainment, cultural engagement and getting involved.


Students riding bicycles on Manhattan trails

Around town

Make the most of your college years in the Little Apple, a top-ranked college town and home to a close-knit, purple-loving, welcoming community.

Manhattan truly has it all:

  • a small-town atmosphere,
  • miles of citywide trails and parks,
  • an eclectic mix of places to eat and hang out,
  • citywide celebrations and entertainment throughout the year and
  • several options for housing.

Explore Manhattan