Welcome to International KU

International KU, a joint collaboration between the University of Kansas and Shorelight, provides international students with exclusive admissions services, academic and language support, and career growth opportunities.

A state-of-the-art campus in Lawrence, Kansas

Three campuses
Lawrence is a college town with a welcoming arts community, green spaces for staying active, top-rated restaurants, and wide-ranging shops.
A state-of-the-art campus in Lawrence, Kansas


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Student-to-faculty ratio

$249 million+

in research funding

Explore degree options

Explore degree options

At KU, you can choose from over 190 fields of study, including top-ranked business, engineering, pharmacy, education, and architecture programs.

“I wanted to go to KU because I knew that people are accepting of different cultures there. Studying at KU, American people treat me nicely, and I think it’s because KU has many international students.”

Jinny, China

Business major

University of Kansas

#121 National Universities
27,690 total enrollment
5.7% international students
Quaint midwestern town

In collaboration with SHORELIGHT