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Incoming & Admitted Students

Getting Started

Welcome! Whether you're new to Lawrence and KU or just new to graduate school - we have some info to help you get started on the right foot (or big yellow shoe)!

Shoe of Big Jayhawk

Connecting with Your Department

Your Graduate Coordinator or graduate program staff and Director of Graduate Studies are here for you to help get you the information you need to succeed in your graduate program. Don't know who these folks are? That's ok! We can connect you.

Big and Baby Jay with a Statue of Phog Allen

Important Dates

To see a full listing of important academic dates, please visit the Registrar's Academic Calendar.
KU Academic Calendar