Your first year on campus
Life as a new Jayhawk abounds with possibility. You’ll find a spirited community among classmates and coworkers, roommates and teammates.
Housing and dining
Living on Mount Oread means you’re always within minutes of your next class, campus activity, or great meal.
Through student groups and organizations, Jayhawks share their interests and lived experiences, bonding over the differences that compose our community.
In your first year, you’ll have opportunities to earn a wage and build experience. Along the way, you’ll forge close relationships and career-starting connections.
Parking and transit
Whether you’re bringing your own wheels or using ours, free transportation and accessible, campuswide parking make it a cinch to navigate KU and beyond.