Graduate Policies & Petitions


The links provided below are the most frequently consulted University and College policies and regulations governing graduate study at KU. 

Any exception to University or College policies requires a petition. If you wish to request an exception to policy, you must begin by contacting you Graduate Coordinator or Director of Graduate Study. If the petition is not approved by your department, it will not move forward for further approval. 


The following list is not necessarily exhaustive. Please consult the Policy Library and the College section of the current Academic Catalog for further policy information.