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THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS

All good things must come to a start — and being a Jayhawk is really, really good.


Your story starts small.

We’d like to know a little more about you. With a few personal details, we can offer information that’s most relevant to your personal college exploration.

And who knows? Maybe the conversation will lead somewhere just a little bigger.

 

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Every day, thousands of stories unfold at KU.

107
countries represented
41%
from outside Kansas
95%
employed or in grad school within six months of graduating

 
 
 
 

Think bigger.

Spoiler alert: Your Jayhawk story ends with a major celebration. But the path you’ll take between now and Commencement involves spirited exploration and unexpected discovery.

You’ll make favorite college memories …

“You’ll meet great people right from the beginning. I met my best friend within the first couple of weeks. KU really starts to feel like home so fast.”

— Amelia Richardson

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… Nab your own personal cheering section …

“Don't settle for little, because KU has a lot to offer. Don't just take the minimum. Aim higher — KU will get you there.”

— Abdoul Aziz Diallo

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… And maybe even land that dream career.

“I remember going to the career fair and thinking, ‘I don’t know what to say. I have no experience. No one’s going to hire me.’ But I was able to make vital connections there. And now, I have a job offer.”

— Piper Rogers

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