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University of Kansas

The University of Kansas is a top-tier public research university with a commitment to a research-focused academic curriculum and career support.

  • #130 National UniversitiesU.S. News & World Report, 2020
  • #59 Top Public Schools U.S. News & World Report, 2020


Undergraduate Degrees

At KU, you can choose from over 190 fields of study, including top-ranked business, engineering, pharmacy, education, and architecture programs.

  • School of Engineering
  • School of Business
  • College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
  • School of Arts
  • School of Public Affairs & Administration
  • School of Architecture & Design
  • School of Education & Human Sciences
  • School of Health Professions
  • School of Journalism & Mass Communication
  • School of Music
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Pharmacy
  • School of Social Welfare

Life in Lawrence, Kansas

Lawrence is a college town with a welcoming arts community, green spaces for staying active, top-rated restaurants, and wide-ranging shops.

Student Services

We provide a full suite of support services & programs to our international applicants.

  1. Student Visa & Pre-Arrival

    Need help with your F-1 student visa?

  2. Campus Transition

    Airport welcome, campus tour & more

  3. Career Development

    Develop your professional skills, get an internship, and launch your career.

Important Dates

Summer 2020

Application Deadline

April 24, 2020

Payment Deadline

May 12, 2020

Move-in Date

May 26, 2020

Program Start

May 26, 2020

Tuition & Cost

Tuition, housing, dining, and other fees vary by degree program, campus location, and preferences. Shorelight Signature Student Experience services — including visa help and our Career Accelerator Program — are included with tuition.


Typical cost for two semesters











Typical housing fees for one academic year. See all housing options below.

Housing prices vary based on room choice, amenities, and program track. Student preference is taken into account, but preferred pick is not guaranteed.

Academic Requirements

Entry requirements vary by country, program, and graduate level. Select your country to get started.

Admission Forms & More

Click the link below to find school specific admissions forms, guidebooks, and flyers.

University of Kansas


  • #130 National Universities
  • 27,690 total enrollment
  • 5.7% international students
  • Quaint midwestern town

KU Academic Accelerator Program

There are 16 days left to apply.

Deadline April 24, 2020

University of Kansas

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