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K-State Today

August 12, 2019

Assistance for students affected by Tyson plant fire

Submitted by Communications and Marketing

Kansas State University is committed to supporting members of the K-State Family, including students who may be affected by the Aug. 9 Tyson Fresh Meats fire in Holcomb, Kansas. According to officials, the plant will be closed indefinitely and families may have changes in their financial situation. The Office of Student Life will reach out to students who may be affected.

As the 2019-2020 academic year begins, K-State offers many services for students with questions or concerns. Please contact the Office of Student Life at 785-532-6432 or stulife@k-state.edu; the Office of Student Financial Assistance at 785-532-6420 or finaid@k-state.edu; and Counseling Services at 785-532-6927 or counsel@k-state.edu.

Students and families seeking information in Spanish may contact Madaí Rivera, assistant director for student engagement, at 785-532-6237 or madai@k-state.edu.