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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 often respond in less than a week to completed applications, which don’t require essays or final transcripts. If you want more information, join our mailing list or contact your admissions rep.

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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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In 2019, KU awarded over $60 million in institutional scholarships

Scholarships, financial aid, and family savings are key contributions to this important investment.

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Fall application deadlines

Nov. 1
Freshman early action application deadline
Dec. 1
Freshman scholarship deadline
Feb. 1
Freshman priority consideration deadline
May 1
Transfer scholarship deadline
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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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