K-State offers more than 475 student-run organizations to ensure you have what you need to succeed. At K-State, we're dedicated to a customized college experience.
Take time to build your leadership skills and serve your community. Make a difference one student at a time by leading one of K-State's many organizations or tutoring a fellow student. Lead your campus and beyond by participating in the Student Governing Association, helping the Union Program Council plan local events or choosing a minor in leadership studies.
Opportunities to give back are endless. Try HandsOn Kansas State, which services campus in the community and abroad. Join one of the many student sustainability groups. Thinking about joining a fraternity or sorority? Greeks at K-State rack up over 60,000 hours of service and raise more than $300,000 for charity each year.
Undergraduate students: Challenge yourselves with programs like the Developing Scholars Program and University Honors Program. For more information on undergraduate research opportunities, visit the Office of Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry website. Graduate students: Work with your major professor to select your program of study and dive into research in the subject that you love.
Out-of-classroom activities are often as important as in-class experiences. K-State 360 helps navigate involvement while tracking progress, transforming students into well-rounded individuals. Activities are placed into a series of categories, guiding students toward an inclusive K-State experience and a developed skill set that will give students an edge. Once students complete all the category requirements, students will gain the K-State 360 designation to share with potential employers and graduate schools. Students learn to communicate involvement and raise their potential through K-State 360.
- Academic and professional clubs
- Honorary societies
- International activities
- Multicultural organizations
- Religious groups
- Sports and recreation
Arts and culture
We are committed to promoting diversity in every sector of Kansas State University by providing vision and leadership in diversifying all university functions as well as students, faculty, staff and the curriculum.
Organize and manage your organization
Centralize your organization using OrgSync, a tool available for students to collaborate, promote, and manage their organization online through a system made specifically for student organizations.
Graduate Assistantship Opportunities
Visit our website for more information about the division's specific departments. To apply, visit the Vice President for Student Life's employment webpage.