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Diversity and Multicultural Student Affairs
Kansas State University
224 Anderson Hall
919 Mid-Campus Drive North
Manhattan, KS 66506

Office Hours:
M-F: 8-12pm / 1pm-5pm

785-532-6276 office
785-532-6339 fax

Morris Family Multicultural Student Center

Kansas State University
Morris Family Multicultural Student Center
915 Mid-Campus Drive South
Manhattan, KS 66506

Building Hours:
M-F: 8am-9pm / Closed Sat.
Sunday: 1pm-7pm


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K-State's Black Male Initiative

IMHOTEP is a mentoring initiative, for black male students in every college at Kansas State University, encouraging cultural engagement and community uplift, persistence and support, retention, degree completion and career/graduate school placement.

For more information on how to get connected, please contact Brandon Clark (785) 532-6436 or email IMHOTEP@ksu.edu.

Mission Statement, Goals and Outcomes

Kansas State University's IMHOTEP Black Male Initiative seeks to increase the success of Black males by focusing on their retention, persistence, community uplift, cultural enrichment, career or graduate school placement, and degree completion.


Retention: IMHOTEP seeks to improve retention and graduation rates for Black male students by providing additional layers of academic preparation and enhancement, financial literacy to help students make well-informed decisions, and offering focused academic coaching.

Persistence & Support: IMHOTEP seeks to aid in student persistence and support by aiding in the development of life and professional development skills, career exploration opportunities. and organizing cohort groups for Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, and non-traditional students.

Community Uplift & Cultural Enrichment: IMHOTEP provides students with community uplift and cultural enrichment through regular group meetings, taking students on one cultural trip per year, and helping students give back to the community through one service/enrichment activity per year.

Career & Graduate School Placement: IMHOTEP connects students with the Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Inquiry to inform about research opportunities and contribute to K-State's 2025 Visionary Goal of becoming a Top 50 Public Research University. Additionally, IMHOTEP organizes career development activities for students and assists with professional school test preparation for exams such as the GRE, GMAT, MCAT, and LSAT. Click here to learn more about services K-State provides for professional test preparation


Fall 2020 Meeting Schedule

All meetings will go from 6:30pm to 8:00pm. Meetings will be offered in person and virtual. In person participants are required to wear a face mask.

  • Monday, August 31st, KSU Union Cottonwood Room
  • Monday, September 14th, KSU Union Flint Hills Room
  • Monday, October 5th, KSU Union Cottonwood Room
  • Monday, November 2nd, KSU Union Cottonwood Room

Join Via Zoom: https://ksu.zoom.us/j/93701078594