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

Overall

KU-Lawrence

KUMC


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


One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times
KU Today