Groups and Coalitions

Jayhawks for Higher Education
A group of University of Kansas alumni and supporters who advocate for the university and for higher education.

KU Student Legislative Awareness Board
SLAB strives to ensure that KU students have a voice in such political arenas as the Kansas Legislature, the Lawrence City Commission, Douglas County government, and the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce.

KU Governance
The Governance system includes the University Senate and it's three constituent senates — Faculty Senate, Student Senate, and Staff Senate — whose members are valuable advocates for the university.


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44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
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