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National rankings

Princeton Review

The Princeton Review ranked Kansas State University in multiple categories in "The Best 385 Colleges: 2020 Edition"

No. 2  for best quality of life
No. 2  for great town-gown relations
No. 2  for best health services
No. 3  for students love these colleges
No. 3  for happiest students
No. 7  for best-run colleges
No. 7  for best athletic facilities
No. 12  for most active student government
No. 13  for best career services
No. 16  for best college dorms
American Institute for Economic Research
Top 10  college town in the nation (2017)

International ranking

Five star rating in the QS Stars, or Quacquarelli Symonds, world rating analysis. View the K-State Stars rating details.

Regional rankings

Money Magazine
Top-ranked university value in the state of Kansas (2019)
Travel + Leisure
No. 1  most beautiful college campus in Kansas (2017)