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High school seniors can apply to the SELF Program, a four-year enrichment and leadership experience
Engineering students build concrete canoes, Formula race cars, unmanned planes, and rockets for competitions nationwide
More first and second place awards in student AIAA aircraft design contests than any other school in the world
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times
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Upcoming Events and Deadlines
  • Sept 29th: Graduate Seminar with speaker Xianglin Li from KU department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Oct 13th: Graduate Seminar with speaker Manish Chhowalla from Rutger's University
  • Ot 20tch: Graduate Seminar with speaker Paul Kenis from the University of Illinois at Urbana. 
  • Oct 21st: Rock Chalk Research Symposium | Symposium Link
  • Oct 27th​: Graduate Seminar with speaker Carsten Sievers from Georgia Tech