Destination KU

Who should attend First-generation and multicultural students

Destination KU is for admitted high school seniors who are first-generation college students or students of color.

What to Expect

This free event will help you get a head start at KU and includes:

  • a financial aid workshop
  • early access to recourse that will support your success at KU
  • lunch on campus with KU faculty and staff
  • information fair with student support programs from across campus
  • a chance to meet your future Jayhawk classmates 


Where is it?

Check in on the 4th floor of the Kansas Union

1301 Jayhawk Blvd.

Lawrence, KS 66045

Parking is free. Please park in the Mississippi Street parking garage just north of the Kansas Union and bring us your parking ticket to be validated.

How can I prepare?

To fully participate in the financial aid workshop, we recommend filing your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) before attending the event.