About Kansas State University
Kansas State University is a four-year, coeducational public research university located in Manhattan, Kansas. It was established in 1863, making it the oldest public university in the state. The Thursday and Friday before the first home football game of the year, the town of Manhattan closes its downtown’s main drag for a rally with fireworks, local cuisine and more. Currently, Kansas State has 19,385 undergraduate students with an additional 4,478 graduate students. The university competes in NCAA Division I-A athletics, and its mascot is the Wildcat. Notable alumni include U.S. Senator Sam Brownback, actress Kirstie Alley and and activist Erin Brockovich.
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013-2014
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015