Let’s start you on the right path to KU.

    Choose the application that best identifies you.


    I will be a first-time college student.

    You have two great ways to apply to the University of Kansas. You can apply directly using the KU application or you can apply through Common App. But please submit only one application.
    KU App    Common App


    I am applying from attending another college or university.
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    I am not a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and will need a visa as an undergraduate student at KU.


    I want to apply to an online undergraduate program. Freshmen not eligible.
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    Not seeking a degree

    I am seeking a certificate or plan to take classes for personal enrichment.
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    Returning student

    I have taken a break from classes at KU.
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    Dual Credit

    I plan to take college classes from KU while still in high school.
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    Graduate Student

    I am applying to a graduate-level program at KU.

    KU Medical Center

    I want to apply to a KU Medical Center program.
    Not sure which category applies to you?

    That's OK. Contact the Office of Admissions and we can help you select the right application.