FY19 Budget Reduction

The May 29, 2018, message from Interim Provost Carl Lejuez informed the KU Lawrence campus of the need for substantial budget adjustments. As campus moves through the process to cut budgets, this page will offer updates, information, and links to resources.


Your questions, concerns and ideas are important. You can submit them in advance by sending an email to provost@ku.edu or by using the anonymous feedback form.



The most recent presentation held on Tuesday, Feb. 26, focused on development of a new budget allocation model that will help the Lawrence campus be more strategic in use of funds.



Slides for the presentation can be found under the Resources header on this page.


Previous information sessions held on Dec. 5, Oct. 17, Sept. 27, Aug. 27, and June 6 can be viewed on the Presentations page. Additional steps are needed to watch the Oct. 17 campus budget conversation. Click the appropriate link on the presentations page. When on the echo360 page, click on the entry for the Oct. 17 Budget Conversation, then click play.





February 26 Campus Budget Conversation presentation materials

December 5 Campus Budget Conversation presentation materials 

October 17 Campus Budget Conversation presentation materials:

September 26 Campus Budget Conversation presentation materials:

August 27 Budget Conversation presentation materials:

June 6 Town Hall presentation materials:




Provost's Message: A Better Budget Model for KU's Future, February 25, 2019, from Interim Provost Lejuez

Provost's Message: Renewed Optimism, December 3, 2018, from Interim Provost Lejuez

Provost's Message: A Push for Constructive Change, August 27, 2018, from Interim Provost Lejuez

Budget Town Hall Follow-up, June 13, 2018, from Interim Provost Lejuez

Changes to Central Administration Structure, June 1, 2018, from Chancellor Douglas A. Girod, and Interim Provost Carl Lejuez

KU Lawrence Campus Budget, May 29, 2018, from Interim Provost Lejuez




Your questions, concerns and ideas will inform budget decisions. Please share them by email, provost@ku.edu, or through the anonymous feedback form.

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