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The University of Kansas

Join an active, spirited community of more than 1,700 international students representing over 100 countries in every region of the world.

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KU by the numbers

years of excellence
degree programs
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Ready to apply?

Start our online application, save your progress, and submit when you are ready. If you want more information, join our email list or contact a member of the International Admissions team.

International Undergraduate Deadlines

Nov. 15
Spring 2024 application deadline for students outside U.S.
Dec. 1
Spring 2024 application deadline for students within U.S.
June 1
Fall 2024 deadline for students outside U.S., Applied English Center priority deadline.
July 25
Fall 2024 deadline for students within U.S., Applied English Center regular deadline.
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International Freshmen can qualify for renewable scholarships that range from $8,000 per year to $16,000 per year.

International Transfer students may be invited to apply for scholarships ranging from $3000 - $7000 per year.

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Meet our team

Through one-on-one video meeting, online office hours, email, or social media, you can contact International Admissions staff members your preferred way.

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Plan for arrival

If you’ve been accepted to KU, you have a list of things to do before your first day of classes. We’re here to help you make the transition successfully.

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