Special events


We hope you can join us.

Throughout the year, KU hosts on- and off-campus events that address specific student populations. The best way to be notified of upcoming events like these is to join our mailing list — if one seems like a good fit for the kind of student you are, we’ll make sure to invite you when events are scheduled.

Current special events available are listed below. Make sure to check back regularly for new happenings.




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  • Senior Day - Oct. 29 (Health Field interest)

    This Senior Day is focused exclusively on prospective KU students who are interested in a health-related field. The academic units that will be present at this Senior Day event will be: College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Pre-Health, School of Health Professions, School of Nursing and School of Pharmacy.

  • Rock Chalk Roadshow ‘21 – Nov. 1-4

    The Office of Admissions, along with KU academic and student life departments, invite Kansas high school students and parents to join us for the Rock Chalk Roadshow. Students and parents can visit with academic and student life departments on life as a Jayhawk, and learn from staff and students on how your potential will soar at KU and beyond. We can’t wait to see you in Salina on Nov. 1, Hutchinson on Nov. 2, Garden City on Nov. 3 or Hays on Nov. 4. Reserve your spot today!

  • Senior Day - Nov. 12

    Join us for Senior Day on Nov. 12 to learn about all things KU, including the admissions process, student opportunities, and what it means to be a Jayhawk. This days is crafted just for high school seniors with flexibility for you to create a visit that suits your interests and skills.




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  • ACT Power Prep Workshop - Dec. 4

    Power Prep ACT and the KU Office of Admissions invite you to join us for an ACT test prep workshop on Saturday, Dec. 4. During the workshop, you will gain insight into the ACT content and format while learning practical test-taking strategies. There is a $15 registration fee.

  • Leadership Symposiums (Fall 2021)

    The KU Office of Admissions invites high school counselors, sponsors, community organizers, and their students to join us for our Leadership Symposium series. The Leadership Symposiums are events that focus on the leadership development of high school students through the context of their identities. There are six symposiums: Native American, Latinx, Asian-American, LGBTQIA+, First-Generation, and Black Leadership Symposium. There is no fee to attend any of the symposiums.

  • ACT Power Prep Workshop - Feb. 12

    Power Prep ACT and the KU Office of Admissions invite you to join us for an ACT test prep workshop on Saturday, Feb. 12. During the workshop, you will gain insight into the ACT content and format while learning practical test-taking strategies. There is a $15 registration fee.