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Regulations

The rules and regulations of the University of Kansas pertaining to academic work are published in the University Senate Rules and Regulations, the Faculty Senate Rules and Regulations, and the University of Kansas Senate Code. Copies of these documents are on file with University Governance, Strong Hall, 1450 Jayhawk Blvd., Room 33, Lawrence, KS 66045-7518, 785-864-5169, or online in the University of Kansas Policy Library.

See your school's Regulations page for specific rules and regulations: CLAS, Arts, Allied Health, Architecture, Business, Education, Engineering, Journalism, Music, Nursing, Pharmacy, Social Welfare.

View Graduate Studies admission and degree requirements and regulations.

Consult College Student Academic Services or the dean’s office of your school for more information.

  • Absences

  • Academic forgiveness

  • Academic integrity

  • Academic transcripts

  • Adding courses or changing sections

  • Application for graduation

  • Auditing a course

  • Change of grade

  • Change of school

  • Classification of students

  • Code of conduct

  • Course numbering system

  • Credit by examination

  • Credit/no credit

  • Diplomas

  • Distance education

  • Diversity of the student body

  • Email

  • Enrollment

  • Full-time student status

  • Grades and grade-point averages

  • Graduation with distinction and highest distinction

  • Grievances

  • Honor roll (dean’s list)

  • Honors programs

  • Incompletes

  • Junior/Senior-level requirement

  • Maximum and minimum semester enrollment

  • Maximum community college credit allowed

  • Nondegree-seeking students

  • Nondiscrimination, equal opportunity, and affirmative action policy

  • Nonresidence study before the last 30 hours

  • Posthumous degrees

  • Prerequisites and corequisites

  • Probation and dismissal

  • Repetition of courses

  • Required work in residence

  • Residence credit

  • Student academic concerns (grievances)

  • Student academic creations (intellectual property)

  • Student responsibility

  • Students whose first language Is not English

  • Study time

  • Transfer of credit

  • Withdrawal from a course (dropping a course)

  • Withdrawal from the university (dropping all courses)

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. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity and Access, IOA@ku.edu, 1246 W. Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS, 66045, (785)864-6414, 711 TTY.