Campus Resources

Academic Support

The KU Writing Center

Are you having difficulties getting started on an outline for that geography paper? Perhaps you are struggling to put words to the ideas that you have for your speech? Do you need another set of eyes to look over a completed draft? The KU Writing Center offers trained peer consultants to gain feedback, serve as sounding boards, and guide you while you work on your paper. It serves as a place for productive talk about writing to help you brainstorm, draft or edit your writing. Check out the KU Writing Center or Call 785.864.2399 to schedule an appointment.


The University Career Center

Are you trying to determine a major here at KU? Perhaps you are trying to find a career that is a perfect fit for you? What exactly is your career path? All students can find tools for choosing a major, career path, or student employment via workshops and advising from the University Career Center. The UCC can help you to succeed in the professional world.Call 785. 864.3624 to schedule an appointment.


The University Advising Center

Do you have questions about the academic policies that guide your experience here at KU? Are you trying to withdraw from a class? Do you have questions surrounding you academic experience here at KU? The University Advising Center is here to help by providing accurate and personalized academic information to you, as well as helping you identify and integrate the many resources of the University. Call 785.864.2834 to schedule an appointment.

Wellness Resources

Counseling and Psychological Services

Are you struggling with the transition to college life? Are you having issues with a significant other? Is your anxiety about succeeding in your classes affecting your performance negatively? Are you in the midst of making decisions about your major, your career, and your life? CAPS Personal Counseling Services can help students with issues related to adjusting to college and other psychological, interpersonal, and family problems. Individual, couple, and group sessions are available. Counseling and Psychological Services can help or call 785.864.2277 to schedule an appointment.


Watkin's Health Center

Do you have questions about living a healthy lifestyle? Are you having troubles sleeping at night? Are you interested in knowing more about the affects of alcohol and drugs on your academic performance? Perhaps learning is more difficult for you here at KU and you are looking for documentation of a learning disability? Watkin's Health Center assists students in maintaining overall student wellness (nutrition, fitness, alcohol and drugs) and in documentation of disabilities. Watkin's Health Center" is the place to go or call 785.864.9500 to schedule an appointment.




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