The University of Kansas is a public, state school in the suburb of Lawrence, Kansas. Kansas Jayhawks was founded in 1866. The college currently enrolls around 26,780 students a year, including 19,158 undergraduates.
It is moderately difficult to get into Kansas Jayhawks. The acceptance rate at Kansas Jayhawks is 92%. In 2022, 15,275 students applied to Kansas Jayhawks and 14,129 were admitted.
|The University of Kansas Admissions Facts At-A-Glance|
|Overall Acceptance Rate||92%|
|Early Decision Acceptance Rate||ED not offered|
|Early Action Acceptance Rate||EA Offered but % not available|
|Applicants Submitting SAT scores||11.7%|
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The University of Kansas is locatedin the town of Lawrence, Kansas, in the suburbs of Kansas City.
If you are interested in seeing Kansas Jayhawks for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 70 to Lawrence, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Kansas City International.
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1450 Jayhawk Boulevard Lawrence, KS 66045
Campus Setting: Suburban
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Kansas Jayhawks is Aug 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Kansas Jayhawks is Aug 15.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
29 and Above
21 to 29
21 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Kansas Jayhawks is 25. Students with an ACT score of 29 and above have a good chance of getting into Kansas Jayhawks. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 29 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1320 and Above
1090 to 1320
1090 and Less
The median SAT score for Kansas Jayhawks students is 1199. Applicants with SAT scores of 1320 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Kansas Jayhawks, while applicants with SAT scores between 1090 to 1320 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1090 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Kansas Jayhawks.
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Wondering what life at Kansas Jayhawks is like? There are approximately 26,780 students enrolled at Kansas Jayhawks, including 19,158 undergraduate students and 7,622 graduate students. 87% percent of students attend school full-time, 69% percent are from KS and 31% percent of students are from other states.
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