University of Kansas

Overview

Student Population
27,690
University of Kansas overview
Location Lawrence, Kansas
Online ku.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
University of Kansas overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Lawrence, Kansas, University of Kansas is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 14,752 prospective students applied, and 13,529 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 4,164 enrolled in the school.  23,027 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 4,663 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $10,092 plus fees of $1,056. KU is ranked 857 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Very High 
University of Kansas overview
ACT 23/29
GPA 3.5
Applications Accepted
91.7% 
University of Kansas overview
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Applicant Competition Very Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Kansas Resident Tuition
$10,092
In State Costs for University of Kansas
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,076
Other Fees$1,056
Room and Board $11,262
Budget for Other Expenses$3,080
Total One Year Cost$26,566
Out of State Tuition
$26,302
Out of State Costs for University of Kansas
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,076
Other Fees$1,056
Room and Board $11,262
Budget for Other Expenses$3,080
Total One Year Cost$42,776

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$54,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
61% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Kansas students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 15%
Communication 12%
Social Sciences 9%
Visual and Performing Arts 8%
Health Professions 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=155317 IPEDS survey data for University of Kansas.