Strategy 3-B

Increase research activities and innovation

  • Encourage the development of new research efforts and funding opportunities
  • Recruit faculty members at all ranks to enhance the research portfolio of KU
  • Introduce more differential rewards and awards university-wide
Bold Aspirations

Bold Aspirations is the strategic plan for KU, comprising individual plans for the following:

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Why KU
  • One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
  • 26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
  • Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
  • 46 nationally ranked graduate programs.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
    —ALA
  • 23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times