University of Kansas Interactive Fact Book 

The Interactive Fact Book contains current and historical data about KU.  At this time the Fact Book includes information on areas listed below.  Additional areas will be added as data become available.  The figures found here may differ from those found elsewhere due to population definitions and timing of data collection.

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This series of dashboards provides a snapshot view of University of Kansas enrollment at the KU Lawrence Campus and the Medical Center.  Also provided are ten-year trends and information about where students originate.  Snapshot and term trend dashboards can be segmented by UG/grad, minority/nonminority, domestic/international, race/ethnicity, sex, residency, student level, age group, and physical campus.  

Semester Enrollment Reports

Students by Kansas Counties


Dashboards included here provide ‘degrees at a glance’ for all bachelors, masters, doctoral-research, doctoral-professional, undergraduate certificate, and graduate certificate programs at the University of Kansas. Ten-year trends for degrees conferred by level are also provided.  Information can be drilled down by school and CIP code and segmented by sex, race/ethnicity, domestic/international, Edwards Campus program, distance education program, and STEM/non STEM program.


This dashboard provides student credit hour (SCH) enrollment trends by term for the last ten years.  Information can be segmented by course division, course level, instruction mode, Lawrence/Edwards campus, majors/nonmajors, new student type, residency, and school.

Tuition and Required Fees

This dashboard provides a series of comparisons of tuition and tuition & fees trends at the University of Kansas for the last several decades.  Historical trends for undergraduates and graduates by residency status are included. 

Tuition Proposals and Documentation

Retention & Graduation

The University of Kansas tracks first-time, full-time freshmen throughout their academic careers to study retention and graduate rates. This dashboard provides a visual representation of this data chronologically from retention to year two to graduation after six years. 

Retention and Graduation Reports

Faculty & Staff

These dashboards provide several visual and crosstab representations of faculty and staff data for the University of Kansas, including snapshot and trend views of demographic and salary information. 

Historical Trend Tables

Dashboards included in this series provide longitudinal charts and tables of University of Kansas demographic data for the last several decades.


National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

The University of Kansas participated in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) in 2018, alongside over 500 higher education institutions across the United States. Included in this series of dashboards are KU’s results for 2018 and 2013, with opportunity to segment by sex, class level, and underrepresented minority/domestic/international status. Also included are summary infographics by subject area, providing comparisons of KU results to aggregate results of participating institutions in the AAU.

NSSE Reports