Guide to KU Info and Resources

Greetings from the University of Kansas!

The University of Kansas is a comprehensive educational and research institution with more than 28,000 students and 2,800 faculty members. KU has been a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities since 1909. The Lawrence Campus is the main campus of KU and occupies 1,000 acres on and around historic Mount Oread in Lawrence. The Medical Center is located 40 miles away in Kansas City, Kansas, and the Edwards Campus is located in Overland Park, Kansas.

This page includes links to a variety of key sources that provide insight into KU as an institution and as an academic community. The websites are not intended to be comprehensive in scope, but will promote a greater understanding of what makes KU a truly distinctive place.


Essential KU Facts

HLC Accreditation

Academics at KU - The Educational Experience




Research at KU

KU Organization and Governance

Students at KU

Service and Outreach at KU

Planning at KU

Financial Planning and Management

Administrative Support and Information Technology

KU Affiliates



Updated January 2017