Graduate Student Welcome and Orientation

The Graduate School and other members of the K-State community are excited to welcome new graduate students to K-State! Several activities are scheduled to help new graduate students have a successful start to their graduate career.

Graduate program orientation
Consult with your graduate program about orientation activities they have planned in addition to the university-wide sessions organized by the Graduate School and other units (listed below).

Online, Olathe, and Salina campus students
If you're pursuing a graduate degree online or at K-State's Olathe or Salina campus, you are encouraged to participate in the university-wide activities outlined below. Also make sure to explore new student information and student resources specifically for your campus.
K-State Online
Olathe campus


Week of Welcome

(organized by the Center for Student Involvement)

August 20-26

As the semester begins, join in a week full of opportunities, events, and resource exploration at the Manhattan campus to ensure all-around success at K-State.

Learn more about Week of Welcome