University of Kansas

(Submitted to the Kansas Board of Regents in May 2007 and approved June 2007)


FY 2008 is the first year in which KU's Four-Year Tuition Compact is in effect. Under the compact, all new first time, degree-seeking freshmen will pay a set, per-credit-hour tuition rate that will not change for four years. Below are the tuition rates per credit hour for students at the Lawrence and Medical Center campuses. All amounts shown are Standard Tuition rates, except for Freshmen, who will pay Compact Tuition rates. (Note: the tuition rates for medical students are semester rates)

  • $213.00 - Resident Freshmen (Compact Tuition rate for 4 years)
  • $560.00 - Nonresident Freshmen (Compact Tuition rate for 4 years)
  • $194.80 - Resident Undergraduate
  • $511.70 - Nonresident Undergraduate
  • $240.65 - Resident Graduate
  • $575.05 - Nonresident Graduate
  • $11,243.00 - Resident Medical Student (semester rate)
  • $19,938.50 - Nonresident Medical Student (semester rate)

Links to the full text of the FY 2008 University of Kansas Tuition Proposal and the Board of Regents presentation:

This file was updated 07/14/10

The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression, and genetic information in the university’s programs and activities. Retaliation is also prohibited by university policy. The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies and are the Title IX coordinators for their respective campuses: Executive Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity & Access,, 1246 West Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS 66045, 785-864-6414, 711 TTY (for the Lawrence, Edwards, Parsons, Yoder, and Topeka campuses); Director, Equal Opportunity Office, Mail Stop 7004, 4330 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Fairway, KS 66205, 913-588-8011, 711 TTY (for the Wichita, Salina, and Kansas City, Kansas, medical center campuses).