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The University of Kansas

We’re an innovative research institution, a school rich with tradition, and a home to students who, as alumni, go on to lead their professions.

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Ready to apply? We only require GPA — not SAT or ACT scores — for general admission and institutional scholarships. If you want more information, join our mailing list or contact your admissions rep.

Fall application deadlines

Nov. 1
Freshman early action application deadline
Dec. 1
Freshman scholarship deadline
Aug. 1
Transfer scholarship deadline
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Consideration for our merit-based aid no longer requires an SAT or ACT score

In 2019, KU awarded over $60 million in institutional scholarships. Along with other forms of aid and family savings, scholarships can serve as a key to affording your degree — an important investment in yourself.

Freshman Scholarships

Meet our community

Our admissions team can introduce you to KU’s environment of possibility, with both online information sessions and in-person visits available.
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Say yes to KU

If you’ve been accepted to KU, you have a short list of things to do before your first day of classes. We’re here to help you make the transition successfully.
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