University Designated Centers and Institutes
Core Research Resource Labs

The University of Kansas has over 60 interdisciplinary research centers and institutes bringing faculty and students together to pursue research, teaching and community outreach on a broad range of topics.   The work they do is aligned with local, national, and global needs and provides direct benefits to individuals, groups, and the public good.

KU Strategic Plan

Bold aspirations

KU Today
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times