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LIFE SKILLS PROGRAM

Kansas State University and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is committed to our student-athletes’ overall experience, including the completion of their degree, career planning, campus and community service and personal development.

The program values the individual contributions and the diversity of people associated with Kansas State University. The program has a strong commitment to providing student-athletes with an inclusive environment.

The program strives for student-athlete development and achievement at Kansas State and preparation for the future. 


Committed to CAREER DEVELOPMENT

K-State's Life Skills Program is committed to the career development of current and former student-athletes by providing such programs as:

  • The “Dress for Success Seminar”
  • Cover Letter Writing
  • Resume Preparation
  • Mock Interviewing
  • Athletes4hire.com Resume Posting
  • Access to CareerAthletes.com, a website created by former K-state football player Dirk Ochs

Committed to ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT and ACADEMIC SUPPORT

K-State's Life Skills Program is committed to Academic Achievement and Academic Support through these services:

  • Academic Advising/Counseling
  • Goal Setting and Time Management
  • Computer and Writing Skills
  • Faculty Mentoring Programs
  • Learning Specialists

Committed to the COMMUNITY

K-State's Life Skills Program is committed to the Community by helping out in programs such as:

  • Read and Achieve
    • Student-athletes pair up with Manhattan and area elementary school students in a reading program
  • Walkin’ With a Wildcat/Boys and Girls Club Partnership
    • Mentoring program in which student-athletes pair up with local middle school students
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  • Cats for Cans
    • Annual student-athlete food drive in our fight against hunger


Contact Student Services

Student Services for Intercollegiate Athletics
Athletic Learning Center
2201 Kimball Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66502

Office Fax: 785-532-5191
Phone: 785-532-5190