Lawrence, KS
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
34
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
73%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Urban And Regional Planning Master of Urban Planning (MUP)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 15
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

73% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 42
    • Accepted 31
    • Acceptance Rate 73
    • Enrolled 17
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st June 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 1st November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, three letters of reference, resume, and statement of career goals and substantive interests in urban planning, official transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students34
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino15%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian65%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student18%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEnvironmental land use, housing and economic development, community development and transportation, urban mass transportation, urban sprawl
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Urban Planning Program

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
The University of Kansas

317 Marvin Hall 1465 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045
United States

Stacey Swearingen White

Chair

Phone: 785-864-3530
Email: sswhite@ku.edu

Pat Owens

Graduate Admission Contact

Phone: 785-864-4184
Email: ubpl@ku.edu


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