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Here’s the basic information about Kansas State University at a glance. Be sure to check out the K-State Parent and Family Guide below as well!
Name:Kansas State University
Address:Anderson Hall
ManhattanKS, 66506
Phone Number:(785) 532-6011
Type:Occupational, Academic, Continuing Education, Recreational
Awards:Associates Degree, Bachelor's Degree, Post-baccalaureate Certificate, Master's Degree, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional)
Campus Setting:City
Campus Housing:Yes
Student Population:24766
Faculty Ratio:19 to 1

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  • What Your Kids are REALLY Saying: 36 Popular Expressions
    We live with them. We take care of them. We love them to distraction, but we are often completely in the dark about what exactly they are saying. Here are thirty-six words and phrases that you’ve heard, but haven’t quite figured out yet. Parents Guide to Their Kids’ Favorite Expressions 1. THICC(QQ) Looking good in […]
  • Hunger is a Problem at College That You Need to Know About
    Perhaps it has come up in conversation that your child has shared dining room “swipes” with other students, especially near the end of the semester. You don’t see it as a problem. Full meal plans are often generous, so much so that many students stock up on snacks at the end of the semester in […]
  • Why Every Mom Loved This Sweet Son’s Idea
    About a week ago, Cheryl Gottlieb Boxer dropped off her son at the train station to return for his second semester, freshman year at college. She says that the thing she misses most with her son gone is missing out on, “the little details of his day.” Distance made staying in touch with her normally […]
  • Mom With 3 Sons Imagines Life With Her “Perfect Daughter”
    Anna approached our car flipping her ponytail back and forth against her neck. She was skipping. She was smiling. My son was smiling, too, but not flipping his ponytail. He doesn’t have a ponytail. He also wasn’t skipping. He was sweating, big swaths of sweat.   Anna is my friend’s daughter. Recently, my husband and […]

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    Two groups of nursing students at Pittsburg (Kansas) State University are also still developing their craft and, hopefully, taking away some positive experiences as they do so. They recently earned university credit by working as volunteers over PSU's winter break at the Program of All Inclusive Care for ...
  • Bill Snyder: Grandson of Kansas State Wildcats head coach dies
    Kansas State University head football coach Bill Snyder paces the sidelines during the second quarter against the Missouri Tigers in Columbia, Missouri, on Nov. 23, 2002. File photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI. | License Photo. The grandson of Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder and the son of Wildcats ...
  • NU's proposed free-speech policy to articulate a 'commitment to free expression'
    Prior to NU's policy, the University of Central Florida, Michigan State University, Kansas State University and the University of Northern Illinois have approved similar guidelines governing free speech. Both Majeed and Moshman said Nebraska's draft policy would be at odds with other campus rules, ...

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