About KU

The University of Kansas will change your life. Ready to receive an outstanding education at an affordable price, in the safe, beautiful and vibrant heart of the U.S.?

Educating the next global leaders

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Top-ranked Academic Programs

KU is ranked the #55 top public university by U.S. News & World Report. With more than 200 degree programs to choose from, you can prepare for whatever future you can imagine.

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Diverse Student Body

KU is home to 28,000 students from more than 100 countries and all 50 American states. Join our global community with 13 schools and more than 600 student clubs.

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Global Research Institution

Want to develop cutting edge technologies while you build your career? KU is a top-ranking research university that has partnerships with Ford, Microsoft, Samsung, Disney, Coca-Cola and other leading international companies.

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338,000 Alumni Worldwide

Join a network of alumni that includes 26 Rhodes Scholars and industry leaders around the world. Whether you want to study engineering, business or politics, you’ll be prepared to follow in our alumni’s successful footsteps.

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International Community

KU is less than 40 minutes away from metropolitan Kansas City. This cultural and economic hub has an international airport, shopping, entertainment and a thriving business environment.

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