Graduate Student Welcome and Orientation
The Graduate School is excited to welcome new and returning graduate students back to campus in August! We are planning several activities in July and August to help new and returning graduate students have a successful start to the new academic year.
Getting Started in Grad
10:30am - noon, CST
Offered via Zoom
You’re Hired! Expectations, Payroll, and Benefits for New GTAs, GRAs, and GAs
1:00 - 3:00pm, CST
Offered via Zoom
Graduate Student Experience Welcome Session
1:00 - 4:30 pm CST
Town Hall, Leadership Studies Building
Streaming via Zoom
Orientation for New Graduate Teaching Assistants
8:00am - noon CST
Location to be determined
Virtual attendance option
International Student Orientation and Activities
Acclimating to American Graduate-Level Writing Workshop
9:00am - noon, CST
International Student Center
For new and returning international graduate students (optional)
Your Wildcat Welcome: In-Person Orientation
Campus-wide, in-person orientation features theme-based events and programming to kickstart the semester by helping students get to know K-State's student services, traditions, resources and fellow students.
More information coming soon!
Week of Welcome
Graduate Student Success Guide
Prior to the start of your first semester in a master's, doctoral, or graduate certificate program, you will be given access to the Graduate School's "Graduate Student Success Guide" in Canvas.
Online and Olathe Campus Graduate Students
Students completing a graduate program online through K-State’s Global Campus or at K-State's Olathe campus also are encouraged to join the virtual sessions listed above--or may join in-person if you are in the area! These students should also utilize onboarding resources for their respective campus affiliation.