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Study abroad at the University of Kansas

The University of Kansas (KU) is a public research university based in Lawrence, with several smaller campuses and centers located across the state of Kansas, US. It is the state’s flagship university, offering more than 400 degree and certificate programs.

KU’s Academic Accelerator Program is designed to help international students transition into life studying in the US. They provide additional language and academic assistance, and will help you prepare for your future career after graduation. You’ll be able to choose from over 200 undergraduate degrees while you improve your English skills and acclimate to life at KU.

You will have access to all the Universities facilities, and can live on campus to get the full American college experience. KU’s main campus in Lawrence occupies more than 1,000 acres and offers plenty of amenities including dining venues, sports facilities, theaters, libraries and a health center.

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Why study at KU?

  • Staff student ratio

    The student-to-faculty ratio is 16:1, for personal attention from your professors

  • Leading research

    KU is one of only 34 public universities in the Association of American Universities for leading research

Life as an international student

KU is home to more than 2,200 international students, giving campus an inclusive and diverse student community.

As a student of the Academic Accelerator Program you’ll get dedicated support to help you with any personal, academic or technical problems you might face. They provide an airport pick up service to make your first day as easy as possible, and you’ll attend orientation before the start of term where you’ll learn all about the university and local area.

At KU there are more than 600 student organizations and clubs you can join, with 32 sports clubs, 28 intramural sports leagues, and 16 top division sports teams. The University’s sports teams are called the Jayhawks, and compete in NCAA Division I.

Student life & facilities

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  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Campus Pharmacy
    • Campus Doctor
    • Family Planning
    • Minor Surgery
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services
    • Travel Vaccinations
    • Physiotherapy
    • Emergency Contraception
    • Maternity Care
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    • No. of Basketball Courts 6
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    • No. of Ice Rink 1
    • No. of Tennis Courts 12
    • No. of Climbing Wall 1
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    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
    • Loan Laptops
  • Fitness Centre
    • Climbing Walls
    • Dance Studio
    • Fitness Classes
    • Spin Studio
    • Swimming Pool
    • Treatment Rooms
    • Personal Trainers
    • Machines
    • Fitness Center Physiotherapist
    • Free Weights
  • Transport
    • Campus Bus Service
    • Car Rental
    • On-Campus Shuttle
    • Airport Shuttle Service
    • Bike Rental
    • Campus parking
  • Library
    • Group Study Rooms
    • Museum
    • Individual Study Rooms
    • Computer labs
    • Quiet Areas
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Restaurants 17
    • Cafe’s 5
  • Praying Rooms
    • Group Praying Rooms
    • Pre sessional English Academic skills courses
    • Language Center
    • Individual Praying Rooms
    • Skills classes
    • Workshops
  • Tutoring Support
    • Student Tutoring & Support
    • Academic Tutoring & Support
  • Sports Facilities
    • No. of Natural Turf American Football Pitches 1
    • Sport facilities
    • No. of Natural Turf Soccer Pitches 1
  • Clubs & Organisations
    • No. of Clubs & Organizations 600

Fees and funding


Spring Admission First-year Freshman Scholarships

International Merit

  • Amount: US$36,000 (US$9,000 per year)
  • Requirements: 3.75 to 4.00 GPA

International Distinction

  • Amount: US$24,000 (US$6,000 per year)
  • Requirements: 3.50 to 3.74 GPA

International Achievement

  • Amount: US$12,000 (US$3,000 per year)
  • Requirements: 3.25 to 3.49 GPA

Fall 2024 Admission First-year Freshman Scholarships

KU Excellence

  • Amount: US$64,000 (US$16,000 per year)
  • Requirements: 3.95 to 4.00 GPA

KU Distinction

  • Amount: US$56,000 (US$14,000 per year)
  • Requirements: 3.85 to 3.94 GPA

KU Achievement

  • Amount: US$48,000 (US$12,000 per year)
  • Requirements: 3.70 to 3.84 GPA

KU Performance

  • Amount: US$40,000 (US$10,000 per year)
  • Requirements: 3.50 to 3.69 GPA

KU Access

  • Amount: US$32,000 (US$8,000 per year)
  • Requirements: 3.25 to 3.49 GPA

Fee information

  • Undergraduate tuition: From US$30,514 to US$35,932 per year


University of Kansas

1450 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, United States

Considered one the most beautiful campuses in the nation, KU's central campus occupies 1,000 acres on and around historic Mount Oread in Lawrence, a community of about 100,000 in the forested hills in eastern Kansas. Ten of KU's 13 schools are based in Lawrence, as are internationally recognized research centers and laboratories.

Visa requirements for the University of Kansas

Many international students will require a visa to study in the US, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

USA student visa requirements