Take advantage of #BredWeek17. There’s so much to experience your first week on campus – Luau on the Yard, Camping Trip, Movie Night and much, much more. Make the most of this opportunity to become familiar with your new home. For a full list of exciting activities, visit kysu.edu.

Check your KSU email. Your University email account is the primary tool Kentucky State will use to communicate with you. So, check it often.

Participation is huge. There are tons of clubs, organizations, and activities that can help you get involved, make friends, and learn how to lead. Visit Student Life in Hill Student Center to learn what opportunities await you.

You’re a Thorobred now, be proud of your university. From the moment you enrolled, you became a part of the KSU family. Be proud of YOUR University – promote, defend and speak positively about Kentucky State.

On Fridays, we wear Green and Gold! Be ready to show your Thorobred pride every Friday before a home or away game. Your participation could land you some freebies!

Need gear? Find apparel and more at the Winner’s Circle Spirit Shop in the Hill Student Center.

Get emergency alerts and other campus notifications. Stay informed of emergencies affecting the campus community, enroll in the KSU Emergency Alert system. Receive critical communications directly to your cell phone or email.

What’s going on? Find out here. Check out the University calendar and stay up-to-date on what’s happening around campus. You can also connect with us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to stay informed!

T.H.I.N.K. before you post. Is it true? Is it helpful? Is it inspiring? Is it necessary? Is it kind? What you post on social media can have real world consequences – once it’s out there it is public and more often than not it is permanent.

Use your resources. Considering changing your major? Need help writing a paper? Support is essential and we’re here to help you navigate the next four years of your Thorobred experience. Whatever your need, don’t be afraid to ask for help – from your academic advisor to faculty and staff, we are all here to help you succeed. Visit the Academic Center for Excellence in Room 110 of the Student Center.

Experience a new culture. The best way to learn about another culture is by immersing yourself in it! Kentucky State offers many opportunities for you to study and earn credits with its Study Abroad program. Interested? Visit the Whitney Young College of Leadership Studies/Center for Global Leadership in Hathaway Hall.

Fresh Wednesdays. Underwood Cafeteria is where you want to be every Wednesday – music, DJ, Greeks strolling and much more! Prepare for an experience like no other.

Learn the words. From your first days on campus through graduation and beyond, you will be singing with pride the Alma Mater. So, learn it early.

When the band plays this, you go hard. Some things never get old like great music. When the Mighty Marching Thorobreds plays the 80s hit classic “Da Butt,” that’s your queue to move!

Get to know your university town. Experience Frankfort during #BredWeek17 when you take a tour of the capital city August 14. Did you know Frankfort was one of the smallest capitals in the United States? There are tons of interesting facts you’ll learn while you’re here!