Jess Wagner

Jess Wagner
  • Graduate Program Coordinator
  • Political Science, Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies, Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion

Contact Info

Blake Hall, Room 328
1541 Lilac Lane
Lawrence, KS 66045


Jess helps to guide students in three graduate programs in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences throughout their time at KU, including the admissions process, regular enrollment, petitions, the comprehensive/final exam process, and graduation. Additionally, she works with graduate faculty and students to interpret University policies and procedures, provides administrative and advising support, develops written and online communications, and maintains student records in her departments.

Jess supports:

  • Political Science
  • Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies
  • Leadership in Diversity and Inclusion

Jess joined the COGA team in Fall 2021 and currently lives in the Kansas City area with her partner and a regular rotation of foster dogs. She received her Bachelor's in Music Education from Missouri State University in 2012 and a Master's of Music in Voice Performance from KU in 2016.