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We have a lot to share with you. The best way to find out if the KU School of Engineering — or any university — is right for you is to spend some time on campus, learn about the programs and meet some of the people. Whether you’re a student looking for a top-quality program or an alumnus who knows you can never have too much KU, our door is always open.


Prospective Undergraduate Students

To schedule an individual appointment to the KU School of Engineering, please email us at or call our front desk at 785-864-3881. If you would like to schedule an appointment to visit the University of Kansas, please contact the KU Visitor Center at 785-864-3911. The Visitor Center can help you plan a personalized visit to the University and coordinate appointments with academic units.

Walk-in tours of the School of Engineering are held Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday during the academic year from 11am to 4pm. The Undergraduate Engineering Ambassador team conducts the tours and provides you with personal expertise and one-on-one conversations regarding the facilities and the KU experience. In addition to personalized visits to the School of Engineering, we also offer a variety of camps and special events for prospective students to attend. 

You can request information, schedule an appointment or simply ask us any questions you might have about the KU School of Engineering undergraduate programs by emailing us at


Prospective Graduate Students

Whether you’re looking for professional degree options or a top-ranked research program, a visit to campus can help you make the best decision. We have several events each year, including our Graduate Open House, a half-day event for prospective students who are interested in learning more about KU, our ongoing research, and the application process. We offer an Open House each fall and spring semester. We also offer a Campus Visit Day event (2 day event) for admitted students each spring semester.

To register for one of these events, please complete the Visit Registration Form or contact the Assistant Director for Graduate Academic Services to arrange a visit to KU that fits your needs and your schedule. We will develop a personalized visit for you that can include meeting current graduate students and faculty, touring research labs and centers, and visiting with your department(s) of interest. You can contact graduate recruitment staff at 785-864-6208 or at

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times