Open House For Engineering Graduate Programs

Learn more about our nationally ranked graduate programs and current research initiatives! Students will have the opportunity to learn about undergraduate research, the application process, and funding resources. Current graduate students will be available to share their perspective and speak with potential new students about the numerous benefits of obtaining a graduate degree in Engineering from the University of Kansas.

All students who attend will receive an application fee waiver! Food and drinks will be provided. Please register as soon as possible for the Open House event. 


Event Details

Fall 2018 - October 17th, 2018

  • Networking Event & Research Showcase - LEEP2 Level 1 Atrium from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • Lab Tours - Various Locations > Meet in LEEP2 Atrium starting at 4:30 & 5:00 p.m. (department/program specific)
  • Graduate Program Workshops - G400 LEEP2 Bldg. from 5:30 - 6:15 p.m.
    • Navigating the Application Process - View PDF
    • Funding Your Graduate Education
  • Engineering Graduate Students Panel - G400 LEEP2 Bldg. from 6:15 - 7:00 p.m. 

Information regarding parking for non-KU attendees will be sent out prior to the event to those who register.


Please contact the Assistant Director for the School of Engineering Research & Graduate Program, Lynn Villafuerte, at

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