Administrative Handbook

Kansas Extension Service Administrative Handbook

Welcome to the online version of the Kansas Cooperative Extension Service Administrative Handbook. This handbook is designed as a policies and procedures manual primarily for county and district offices. Campus and area offices will follow the Kansas State University Policies and Procedures Manual.

The titles and bookmarks of chapters and sections that have been revised or added are shown in red italic type.

Extension Administrative Handbook

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If you have questions regarding the content of the Administrative Handbook please contact your Area Director or Stacey Warner, Leader, Extension Operations, 785-532-5790 or

If you have questions or problems with navigation of the Administrative Handbook please contact Cheryl Christian, 785-532-5820 or

Helpful Links
Additions and Revisions
A quick reference of additions and revisions to the Administrative Handbook

Documents and Forms
Link to Extension Administration Documents and Forms

Policies and Procedures
Link to K-State Policies and Procedures Manual