About KU

Thinking about applying to KU? Here are some facts that show why so many international students make us their #1 choice:

1866

Founded in September 1866.

#56

Top Public Schools.
(U.S. News and World Report)

36

One of 36 public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities.

2,600

2,600 faculty on five campuses.

27K

27,939 students come from 101 countries.

#63

Best Undergraduate Business Programs.
(U.S. News and World Report)

#12

Petroleum Engineering.
(U.S. News and World Report)

#118

National Universities.
(U.S. News and World Report)

2nd

2nd in the USA for prestigious faculty Fulbright Awards.

Top
50

One of the Top 50 Largest Library Collections in the USA.

#75

Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs.
(U.S. News and World Report)

8

8 Cancer-Fighting Drugs in NCI Drug Discovery Pipeline formulated (out of 17 total).

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