University of Kansas (Lawrence) (MAUI)
University of Kansas (Lawrence) is a universitywide partner university in Lawrence, United States of America. You can study at University of Kansas (Lawrence) through the MAUI program.
The MAUI program (Mid-America Universities International) consists of a group of 18 American universities. If you are applying for the MAUI program, you need to list the top three MAUI universities of your choice in your motivation letter. This means there is a chance you will not be placed at your preferred university, but at your second or third choice university instead.
General information for exchange students
Semester I: 4th week of August - 2nd week of December
Orientation generally commences the 2nd week of August for Semester I and the 2nd week of January for Semester II.
Exams take place the 2nd week of December for Semester I and the 2nd week of May for Semester II.
GPA (Average Grade)
There is no GPA requirement for this destination.
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
|Courses at Master's level|
|Language of instruction|
Students are responsible for arranging their own housing. Exchange students typically opt to live in either on-campus apartments or residence halls. Students are encouraged to contract as soon as possible once admitted in order to have access to the greatest range of options.
On-campus housing options can be explored here.
Though it is challenging to find furnished apartments with short-term leases, exchange students occasionally choose to live off-campus.
Naismith Hall is one of the off-campus options popular with exchange students.
|Estimated living costs per month|
Average living costs are around $1,500 per month. (Estimate from 2019).
You can find a more detailed breakdown of expenses here, under Funding.
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
|Number of places available|
3 places per year for the MAUI program in total.
After the 1 December deadline it is not possible anymore to apply for an exchange to this partner university, even for semester 2 (start January next academic year), due to early application deadlines. This means you have to apply before December 1st.
Selection was necessary for 2022-23, but not in the years before.
|All MAUI universities|
Baylor University (Waco)
|More information about MAUI|
Find more information on the MAUI website
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.