A Message from Provost April Mason
Congratulations! This is a special day, your graduation. You have worked hard and completed a Kansas State University degree. You are now an alumnus. You are a product of the virtual classroom, a different learning community, where you have brought great diversity of experience to your classes. You have been able to take advantage of the same great Kansas State University education our on-campus students do, access the same respected faculty and course materials. You have done this from many different geographic areas, and you represent many different life situations. I know you, your family and your friends are proud of your accomplishment.
Kansas State University is very fortunate to have alumni who are leaders in their field, with high levels of professional accomplishment and distinguished service to their careers. You are now one of the distinguished alumni of our university. Whether you spent much time on our physical campus or no time here, you are a graduate.
Kansas State University Global Campus offers nationally recognized academic programs and award-winning faculty who have assisted you in this accomplishment. You will want to stay in touch with your professors, fellow students and graduates. These relationships will serve you well professionally and personally.
I invite you to continue to be a part of the university community. Your degree will be recognized as being awarded from Kansas State University, over 150 years old: a university with a long and distinguished history. You are forever a part of this knowledge institution.
Congratulations, again. I welcome you to the ranks of alumni. Be proud of your achievements today and every day. You are a Kansas State University graduate!
Provost and Senior Vice President
Kansas State University