Student life

Life as a Jayhawk

Accompanied by fellow Jayhawks from all walks of life, KU students live every day with enthusiasm and spirit, whether on or off the Hill. As roommates, classmates, and teammates, Jayhawks support each other, creating connections and memories along the way.

Students playing in Chi Omega fountain during Bid Day
Students taking a selfie

Clubs and organizations

By joining any of over 600 campus organizations found on the Rock Chalk Central database, including active sororities and fraternities, you can celebrate your interests and identities with fellow Jayhawks.

Students bee keeping

Wellness and safety

You’ll turn to Watkins Health Services, Counseling & Psychological Services, and KU Recreation Services to maintain your physical, mental, and emotional well-being.

A female student in a Jayhawk t-shirt getting a shot from a Watkins Health Services clinician.


The city that surrounds KU’s campus typifies an American college town, complete with culture and cuisine, easy-to-access essentials, and a major metropolitan area just a short drive away.

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