School Overview

University of Kansas is a Public, 4 years college located in Lawrence, Kansas. KU ranked 206th in National Universities and 8th in Kansas Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 26,744 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. KU's acceptance rate is 92.50% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Kansas is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
AddressStrong Hall, 1450 Jayhawk Blvd, Room 230, Lawrence, KS 66045
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Kansas is 92.50% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 29.15%. The application fees are $40 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate92.50 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)29.15 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

KU's 2022 tuition & fees is $11,166 for Kansas residents and $28,034 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $11,045 for Kansas residents and $25,007 for out-of-students.
Kansas ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$11,166$28,034
Graduate Tuition & Fees$11,045$25,007
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 26,744 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 4,611 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. KU has 19,135 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 7,609 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students26,744
Undergraduate Students19,135
Graduate Students7,609
Online Enrollment4,611

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs396 Programs
Number of online programs45 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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