Mar 22, 2018  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog

University Administration

Kirk H. Schulz, President
April C. Mason, Provost and Senior Vice President
Cindy Bontrager, Vice President for Administration and Finance
Pat J. Bosco, Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students
Karen Burg, Vice President for Research
Cheryl Johnson, Vice President for Human Capital
Jeffery B. Morris, Vice President for Communications and Marketing

Academic Divisions

John D. Floros, Dean, College of Agriculture
Timothy de Noble, Dean, College of Architecture and Design
Peter Dorhout, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Kevin Gwinner, Interim Dean, College of Business Administration
Debbie K. Mercer, Dean, College of Education
Darren Dawson, Dean, College of Engineering
John Buckwalter, Dean, College of Human Ecology
Verna M. Fitzsimmons, CEO and Dean, College of Technology and Aviation, K-State at Salina
Ralph Richardson, Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine
Carol Shanklin, Dean of the Graduate School
Sue C. Maes, Dean of K-State Global Campus
Lori A. Goetsch, Dean of Libraries
Prema Arasu, CEO and Vice Provost, K-State at Olathe

Kansas Board of Regents

Blake Flanders, President and CEO
Joseph Bain
Shane Bangerter, Vice-Chair
Ann Brandau-Murguia
Bill Feuerborn
Dennis Mullin
Dave Murfin
Zoe Newton
Daniel Thomas, Chair
Helen Van Etten

Admissions Information

Undergraduate students
1-800-432-8270 (toll free)
Fax: 785-532-6393

Future students should contact:
Office of Admissions
Kansas State University
119 Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-0102

Graduate students
1-800-651-1816 (toll free)
Outside the United States: 785-532-6191
Fax: 785-532-2983

Future students should contact:
Graduate School
Kansas State University
103 Fairchild Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-1103

The material in this catalog is provided for informational purposes and does not constitute a contract. For example, courses, curricula, degree requirements, fees, and policies are subject to constant review and change without notice.

Equity in athletics

In accordance with the Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act, an annual report pertaining to K-State’s athletic programs is available to prospective students, students, and to the public in the following locations: Intercollegiate Athletics and online at

Any questions regarding the Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act should be directed to Intercollegiate Athletics, Kansas State University, 1800 College Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

Notice of nondiscrimination

Kansas State University is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnic or national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, ancestry, disability, military status, veteran status, or other nonmerit reasons, in admissions, educational programs or activities and employment (including employment of disabled veterans and veterans of the Vietnam Era), as required by applicable laws and regulations. Responsibility for coordination of compliance efforts and receipt of inquiries concerning Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990, has been delegated to the Director of Office of Institutional Equity, Kansas State University, 103 Edwards Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506-0124, (Phone) 785-532-6220; (TTY) 785- 532-4807.