Mission

The University of Kansas offers our undergraduate students a diverse and challenging program in the language and culture of German-speaking Europe, including literature, the arts, history, business, and politics.  With a new undergraduate German Studies curriculum implemented in fall 2013, our program is characterized by personalized advising, interdisciplinary flexibility, co-curricular activities, and opportunities to conduct independent research and to study and undertake internships abroad.  The relatively small size of our classes ensures that students participate actively in classroom learning and receive ample attention from their instructors.

 


Home to 50+ departments, centers, and programs, the School of the Arts, and the School of Public Affairs and Administration
KU offers courses in 40 languages
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One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
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Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times
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