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Around Salina

Kansas State University’s Polytechnic Campus is located in Salina, Kansas. With a population of about 50,000 residents, the city of Salina offers the perfect blend of big city amenities and small-town ambience and charm. Salina has a strong arts scene and boasts many musical and cultural events, sports facilities, restaurants and shopping areas. Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy the downtown district within Salina, walking trails and more than 700 acres of parks, as well as lakes and the nearby Flint Hills. Salina is only an hour’s drive to the Manhattan campus and the state’s largest city, Wichita.

Visit the Salina Chamber of Commerce for more information on places to stay, shop and eat, as well as events and happenings around town!