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Recruitment and Admissions

Office of Recruitment and Admissions
Kansas State University
Berney Family Welcome Center
705 N Martin Luther King Jr Drive
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-3696 fax

785-532-6393 (fax)


Recruitment and Admissions offers a wide variety of ways for current students, professionals and alumni to be involved in our various programs. For specific opportunities available at this time, please find the category below that best describes you and contact our office.

Professional Opportunities

Admissions Representatives

The Admissions Representative holds responsibility for the implementation of an effective recruitment program with a specific geographical region as part of K-State's overall enrollment management plan. This role works as part of a team to develop new programs and improve existing programs to serve prospective students and their families. 

Current K-State Students

Student leaders play a significant role in facilitating the successful transition of new students to the K-State campus. Recruitment and Admissions team members recognize the personal needs of prospective students and their families when they are visiting K-State.

If you are interested in applying to work in Recruitment and Admissions, there are multiple opportunities available. Please choose from the options below to apply for the position you are interested in:

New Student Orientation / Your Wildcat Welcome

Orientation program staff are essential for incoming students' successful transition into K-State. Both our Orientation programs and Your Wildcat Welcome offer great experiences for students and staff and are a lot of fun. Questions about student positions available with these programs should be directed to (785) 532-6318.

Recruitment and Admissions Student Ambassador

Student leaders play a significant role in facilitating the successful transition of new students to the K-State campus. Recruitment and Admissions Student Ambassadors recognize the personal needs of students visiting K-State and their families.

Apply online here

Office of Admissions Student Staff Positions

Working in the K-State Admissions office is an exciting and rewarding experience for students looking to improve communication and teamwork skills. Student staff answer incoming calls and emails from prospective and current students, and help process applications, transcripts, information requests and mail.

Students with an interest in data entry and customer service positions are encouraged to pick up an application at Admissions, 119 Anderson Hall. Applications are accepted throughout the year.


Other Opportunities:

Undergraduate/Graduate Students

Undergraduate and graduate students interested in completing an internship or practicum with Recruitment and Admissions should complete an application to provide further information, including uploading a current resume. Questions should be directed to Recruitment and Admissions via phone at 785-532-6318.

Alumni volunteers

K-State alumni have the opportunity to share their K-State story with prospective and new students and families. Volunteers assist with college fairs, pizza parties, K-State information sessions and career connection nights.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us to learn more about opportunities in your area (785) 532-6318.

Teacher ambassadors

As a teacher, you can become a member of the Teacher Ambassador Program, which helps promote K-State to potential students. Through participation in the K-State Teacher Ambassador Program, students you work with will have up-to-date information about K-State through packets of information in the fall and spring semesters and electronic newsletters. As an ambassador, you will play an integral role in providing information about K-State to your students, including notices of upcoming events both on and off the campus.

If you are interested in serving as a Teacher Ambassador please e-mail Courtney Hallenbeck, kstateteachers@k-state.edu.