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Kansas State University
119 Anderson Hall
919 Mid-Campus Dr. North
Manhattan, KS 66506-0102


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Excited about K-State yet? Just wait until you attend one of our special events for students like you. Keep an eye out for a brochure inviting you to events in the fall and spring. Check your email address for Individual event invitations. Most events require registration before attending.

High school students

Admitted Wildcat Days

Explore K-State's campus, learn about your academic interests, and find out about financial aid, scholarships, residence halls, and more.

Discover K-State Days

Check out majors that match your interests, and get started on planning your career path.

K-State Design Discovery

This three-day immersive experience will introduce students to the professions of architecture, interior architecture and product design, landscape architecture, and regional and community planning through exposure to basic environmental design concepts, the creative design process, design technology and hands-on project management in a cutting-edge studio space.

Campus Involvement Day featuring St. Isidore’s Catholic Student Center

Dr. Pat Bosco, vice president for student life and dean of students, and Father Gale Hammerschmidt, pastor and chaplain at St. Isidore’s Catholic Student Center, invite high school juniors and seniors to a special day to explore how K-State Catholic students become involved through their faith.

Show Me K-State

Purple Pride is St. Louis-Bound! Students from the STL Metro Area and Southern Illinois are invited to join the K-State Family for this opportunity to see what Kansas State University has to offer.

Just for Juniors

This special event for high school juniors brings future and current K-Staters together to explore all that K-State has to offer.

ACT Workshop (sophomores, juniors and seniors) 

That perfect ACT score is just 36 points away. K-State's ACT Workshop will help you get the highest marks.

For Sophomores Only

High school students have a chance to learn about college life that's just a few years away.

Career Connections: Wichita

Start exploring K-State's hottest majors!

Transfer students

Career Connections: Wichita

Start exploring K-State's hottest majors!

Transfer Visit Day

Here's your chance to visit campus and learn all the secrets of navigating the K-State transfer path.

Orientation and Enrollment

Orientation and enrollment for new freshmen

This is your time to choose classes and learn the keys to college success. Only for admitted students.

Orientation and enrollment for transfer students

This is your time to choose classes and learn the keys to college success. Only for admitted transfer students.

Wildcat Warm-up for new students

Wildcat Warm-up gives you a head start on life as a K-Stater with a three-day stay on campus. Choose from three weekends:

  • June 9-11
  • June 16-18
  • June 23-25

Counselors and teachers


Interested in a major at Kansas State Polytechnic Campus?

Check out the opportunities to visit the Polytechnic campus in Salina!

Event payments and refunds

Events may be free or require a registration fee. For events with a registration fee you may pay online or contact us at 785-532-1521 for other options. Refunds will only be issued to those who cancel three working days before an event.