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K-State Presidential Search

The Kansas Board of Regents conducted a national search for Kansas State University’s 15th president and announced the selection of Dr. Richard Linton on Dec. 2, 2021.

Kansas State University's 15th president

View the Kansas Board of Regents' announcement of Dr. Richard Linton as K-State's 15th president.



About Kansas State University

Learn more about K-State, the nation’s first operational land-grant university, and how we put teaching, research and service at the forefront of everything we do.

$218.6 million in FY 2019 research expenditures
20,000+ students, the Princeton Review’s happiest in the nation
9 academic colleges operating across 4 campuses

Office of the President

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