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Student Services Fee Breakdown 2021-2022

The K-State campus-wide mandatory student fee, now named the Student Services fee (but previously known as the Campus Privilege fee), is set by the Board of Regents from the recommendation made by the Student Governing Association and the University Administration. This fee is used to support a variety of non-instructional student service activities. Students are entitled to services at the Lafene Health Center, the Recreational Complex, the K-State Student Union, Counseling Services, and many more entities, all of which provide extracurricular benefits for students.

Any increases to these fees have to be proposed to the Privilege Fee Committee, and approved by the Student Senate. This all-student committee is responsible for the review of the line-item fees and addresses issues of long-term financial planning. This committee ultimately determines the Student Services fee amount that each student pays at the beginning of each semester and what services students get from this fee. For the 2021-2022 academic year, the Student Services fee amount on the Manhattan campus caps out at $465.48 per semester (fall/spring).

Below is the breakdown of the Student Services fee on a per-student basis:

A Full-Time K-State Student on the Manhattan campus* 

Fees

Undergraduate (12+ credit hours)
Graduate (9+ credit hours)
Budget
Totals
Campus Entertainment Fund 4.32 145,500
Center for Student Involvement 11.62 391,566
Collegian Media Group 10.21 344,000
Fine Arts 4.84 163,220
KSDB** 3.06 103,171
K-State Student Union** 127.97 4,313,831
K-State Student Union Program Council 5.96 200,807
Recreational Services** 83.96 2,830,080
Sports Clubs Activity Fee 1.47 49,470
Student Activity 10.38 349,834
Student Design Services 1.78 59,897

Student Governing Association

2.59 87,324

Student Health Services

168.37 5,675,208

Counseling Services

25.03 843,843

Wildcat Watch**

0.68 23,000

Student Legal Services

3.24 109,124

Total

$465.48$15,689,875

If you would like to voice your opinion about this fee or to learn more, please contact the Privilege Fee Chair, Max Harman (mjharman@k-state.edu). All students are welcome to attend the Privilege Fee Committee meetings, which take place every Monday evening at 5:30 p.m. in the CSI Conference Room in the K-State Student Union.

**Denotes multiple fees totaled into one line item for this entity.