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Grad Dash 5K - Saturday, May 11, 2019

Lace up your shoes because we’re about to take off this May for the second annual Grad Dash hosted by the Graduate Student Council. Join your fellow graduate students, faculty, staff, and family and friends for 3.1 miles. Meet staff and students while you tour campus and finish the semester on the right track. Whether you come in first or last place, everyone’s guaranteed a degree!

All participants are welcome to run, walk, or roll their way through campus on this dash. All routes are wheelchair and stroller accessible.

Race information
  • Check-in begins at 7:30 am
  • Grad Dash begins at 8:00 am 
  • Check-in, start, and finish line, are located at the K-State Alumni Center near Memorial Stadium.
  • Park in the parking garage or lot D1 (located west of Memorial Stadium). Parking Map
Registration options and fees
  • $18 for race fee and t-shirt
  • $8 for race fee only
  • $10 for t-shirt only

Race registration is open until the day of the race, and t-shirts are still available for order but in limited supply. The registration form will be updated as certain t-shirt sizes become unavailable. 



Payment may be made in one of the following ways:

  1. Submit cash or, preferably, check to the Graduate School, 113-119 Eisenhower Hall. - Please make checks out to "KSU Graduate Student Council."
  2. If you would like to submit payment online and have a PayPal account, follow these instructions for submitting payment through PayPal.

Interested in giving more support to the GSC?

If you are interested in providing additional support to the GSC, you are welcome to make a payment in an amount larger than what is required for your race registration and/or t-shirt. 

Many thanks to sponsors that have contributed prizes or funds for this year's Grad Dash!


Grad Dash 5K Route

The race will begin and end at the southeast corner of Memorial Stadium. Runners will complete this route once.