Jayhawk Days

aerial shot of campus
Who should attend? HS Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors interested in KU

Jayhawk days are also a great option for High School seniors who have yet to be admitted to KU and for those who just want to learn more about KU.  We also have customized visit options for:

What to Expect


Our Jayhawk Day Tours start at the KU Visitor Center and include:


Sample schedule:

9:00 a.m.: Introduction to KU Presentation

10:00 a.m.: Campus Tour

11:30 a.m.: Optional Housing Tour

AND That's just the beginning. While you're here, consider adding these activities to your visit:


Residence hall tours

(Available when KU Classes are in session)

On Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. join a student ambassador for a tour of KU’s Residence Halls.  An additional opportunity for a tour is available on Mondays and Fridays at 2:30 p.m.

Scholarship hall tours

(Fall/Spring Semesters only)

Available Monday – Friday anytime between 11:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. when KU classes are in session. All Scholarship Hall tours start at the Crawford Community Center.

School of engineering tours

Available on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.  Tours depart from LEEP 2, Room 1415 at 11:15 a.m., 1:15 p.m., and 3:15 p.m.

financial aid & Scholarship appointments

Financial Aid & Scholarship counselors are available most weekdays from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and are happy to answer your general questions while you are on-campus.  If you would like a more personalized meeting, email visit@ku.edu and we will happily add that to your campus visit schedule (appointments are only available when KU classes are in session and be made at least 10 days in advance of your visit to campus).  

Lunch at a KU residential dining center

Just $7.00 per person with coupon that can be picked up at the Visitor Center front desk.

Self-guided tours of campus attractions

Photos, Videos, and Virtual Tour of Campus