Homecoming 5K Run/Walk

Join fellow Wildcats and friends for the 2019 Homecoming Philanthropy 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, Oct. 20. Proceeds will benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Manhattan. Participants may walk or run the course. Participants with strollers and dogs on a leash are welcome. 

When5K Homecoming Sponsors
9:45 a.m. Lineup begins
10 a.m. Run/Walk begins

The 5K course begins/ends at the K-State Alumni Center, located at the corner of 17th Street and Anderson Avenue, and travels through the K-State campus. The race will take place rain or shine. Please park in the West Stadium lots. Parking will not be allowed in the Alumni Center lots. View a map of the route.

Online Registration - Due by noon Friday, Oct. 18
RSVP Online - up to four per registration.*
Advanced registration, due by Oct. 10, is recommended to ensure a T-shirt and a reduced entry fee. 

  • $17 - Advanced registration for current K-State students and K-State Alumni Association members
  • $20 - Advanced registration for nonstudents/nonmembers
  • $25 - All race-day entries and entries postmarked after Oct. 10

Walk-Up Registration

K-State Alumni Center
8:30-9:30 a.m. Oct. 20

*Greek Homecoming chairs must submit their large group registration separately. More information is available in the Student Homecoming Handbook.

5K Run/Walk Packet Pickup
Packets must be picked up by 9:30 a.m. on race day.
• Large Group and General Public: Friday, Oct. 18 from 2 to 5 p.m.
• General Public Only: Sunday, Oct. 20 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Packet Pickup and Race Start Location
K-State Alumni Center
1720 Anderson Ave.
Manhattan, Kansas

11 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 20
K-State Alumni Center
Cash prizes will be presented to the top three males and females in the student and nonstudent categories.

Andrea Bryant Gladin '02
Assistant vice president of alumni programs