Online learning

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Online learning at KU

As a student in one of KU's Jayhawk Global online programs, you'll receive the same high-quality education as on-campus students — with the convenience of learning anywhere in the world. Students can choose from a wide variety of programs taught by the same top-ranked faculty and instructors and with the same rigorous curriculum and academic support. We'll support you with the latest online learning methods and systems, and you'll benefit from virtually delivered student success services and co-curricular experiences.

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How does online learning work?

As an online student at the University of Kansas, you’ll have access to the student support services that will help you succeed.


  • Ask questions

    Start with your KU Navigator by emailing them at when you need help finding a resource.

  • Find support services

    Get tips for academic success and find tutoring and accessibility support though the University Academic Support Centers.

  • Meet with an academic advisor

    Schedule an appointment with your academic advisor through the Jayhawk Academic Advising.

  • Connect with a librarian

    Access vast online resources through KU Libraries.

  • Write well

    Get writing tips and assistance from the KU Writing Center.

  • Access online courses

    Use Canvas to access your online classes.

  • Jayhawk resources

    We built this service hub to meet all of your academic, service, and engagement needs while pursuing your online KU degree.