K-State is the eighth fittest college in the United States, according to the Active Times.
The fitness website ranked the top 50 colleges based on athletic facilities and team sports participation, campus dining and quality of student life.
K-State earned its high ranking for the Chester E. Peters Recreation Complex and the Wildcat Wellness Coalition program.
The Peters Recreation Complex renovation and expansion was completed recently.
The wellness program focuses on spiritual, physical, environmental, occupational, social, intellectual and emotional health.