Employment Policies

ADA Statement

Arrangements will be made if you have a disability that requires an accommodation in completing the application form or in interviewing. Please notify Human Resources & Equal Opportunity at (785)864-4946 in advance so necessary arrangements can be made. Learn more about ADA accommodations.

The University of Kansas prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, national origin, age, ancestry, disability, status as a veteran, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, gender identity, gender expression and genetic information in the University's programs and activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Director of the Office of Institutional Opportunity and Access, IOA@ku.edu, 1246 W. Campus Road, Room 153A, Lawrence, KS, 66045, (785)864-6414, 711 TTY.

KU Background Check Policy

Any employment with the University of Kansas is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check. Learn more about our background check policy.


Important Notice

KU has made a major upgrade to its employment website. As a result, all applicants will need to create a new account in order to apply for our most recent job openings for Staff, Student and Faculty/Academic/Lecturer positions. We apologize for your inconvenience but hope that our new tool enhances your applicant experience.

Due to system maintenance, the applicant site will be unavailable on Saturday, April 19 from 2am to 10am CST.

Please check back to apply for our openings after 10am on Saturday, April 19.

We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.

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
1 of 9 public universities with outstanding study abroad programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
46 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
$275 million in externally funded research expenditures
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times