1. K-State home
  2. »COVID-19
  3. »Information for visitors

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Updates

Information for visitors

K-State strives to be a welcoming and safe environment for all. At this time, all visitors should cancel or postpone planned trips to K-State campuses as COVID-19 spreads across the globe. Read a list of frequently asked questions if you don't find what you need here. 

Future student visits and events

While on-site campus tours and in-person visits/admission event days will not be held until further notice, we're happy to share that many events will be moved to a virtual format, so please check your email and our website for updates!

  • Manhattan campus: The Office of Admissions will keep the admissions visit website up to date with the latest scheduling information, including how to schedule a virtual campus visit. Contact admissions representatives anytime with further questions. 
  • Polytechnic campus: Visit web pages will be up to date with the latest scheduling information, including how to schedule a virtual campus visit. Contact admissions representatives anytime with further questions.

Cancel or postpone your trip to K-State until further notice

The concept of social distancing has been shown to slow a disease outbreak. By rescheduling your trip, we hope everyone will remain healthy and safe. This is one of many prudent steps to mitigate the risk of disease spread.

International travelers may be subject to a 14-day quarantine period.

All international travelers arriving from CDC-designated Level 3 counties are subject to a 14-day quarantine. Read the university's new travel advisories

Telecommuting may be possible.

Contact your university host to see about virtual meetings or a virtual tour



If experiencing symptoms
and in Manhattan:
Call 785-532-6544 
Available 24 hours

Email lafene@k-state.edu

Lafene Health Center hours:

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

If care is needed when Lafene Health Center is closed, contact the local hospital emergency department:

Ascension Hospital
1823 College Avenue
(west of K-State football stadium)