University of Kansas Ranking, Address, Tuition Fees, Admissions Requirement & SAT Scores

The University of Kansas Ranking is 80th in the USA and 204th in the world on the University Review College Ranking List. It is ranked as the 106th best college in the states by the USnews, and the 297th best by Forbes.

Requirements for Admission and Tuition Fees (Quick Facts 2014 / 2015)

The University of Kansas tuition fees are $10,448 for in-state and $25,731 for out of state students. It is not a very selective college taking in 88.4% of applicants. Financial aid offered totals $43 million per year, an average of $8,780 per student.

University of Kansas SAT Scores and ACT Scores

SAT scores for admission requirements (25th-75th percentile) are unreported, but the minimum total/composite score is 980 for applicants from Kansas state, and 1090 for people applying from out of state.

The requirements for ACT (25th-75th percentile) are Composite 22 – 28, English 21 – 28, and Math 22 – 28 (minimum required is 21 for those from Kansas, and 24 for those from out of state).

University of Kansas Information

Founded in 1865 the University of Kansas (KU) has grown in size to cover over 1,100 acres and presently attracts just under 30,000 students. The university’s main campus is situated at Mount Oread in Lawrence, but it has it’s medical centre in Kansas city and there is a further campus (Overland Park) at Kansas city. It is currently presided over by Chancellor Robert Hemenway.

University of Kansas Ranking
Photograph of Dyche Hall on the University of Kansas campus by Rough Tough, Real Stuff.

Three of the major academic attractions of the University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS are its schools of Business, school of law and its medical centre. The university also has fine departments and schools dedicated to the study of allied health, urban design, architecture, education, arts, journalism, engineering, mass communication, nursing, social welfare and pharmacy.

Within the United States, the University is famous for its collegiate sports teams; these compete at the highest level in the big 12 conference; its American football team is often good enough to compete in the prestigious orange bowl, and its basketball team have been NCAA champions three times. As can be expected from a university with such a prestigious sports program, the University of Kansas has produced many fine athletes over the years, including American footballers Moan Norris, Gale Sayers and John Riggins; and basketballs Phog Allen and Larry Brown.

University of Kansas Address

Lawrence Kansas 66045 United States of America

Other colleges in Kansas include the the Kansas State University.

Ranking and Quick Facts

Motto: Videbo visionem hanc magnam quare non comburatur rubus. (English: I will see this great vision in which the bush does not burn).

University of Kansas rankings
University of Kansas Ranking — World — Times 200 (UK)
University world Ranking – Jiaotong 500 (China)
203 to 304
PBA USA University Rank
USNews USA Ranking
American rank (Jiaotong)
99 to 138
KU Facts
Students (Undergraduates / PG/ Total)
Faculty / Staff
2,200 / 5,500
Endowment (2006) – USA Rank $1,049,367,000 – 58th
Endowment per student
Research Spending – USA Rank $190,105,000 – 83rd
AAU, Big 12

Other US colleges by State


University of Kansas; List of Kansas Colleges

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