Access to the Arts

  • Lied Center

    The Lied Center of Kansas serves the state’s flagship university, students and the greater community by functioning as a catalyst for the arts, creativity, engagement and community building.

  • Spencer Museum of Art

    The Spencer Museum of Art explores the capacity of art to spark curiosity, inspire creativity, and create connections among people.

  • School of Music Performances

    The School is a major contributor to the arts community through student, faculty, and professional performances in Swarthout Recital Hall, Bales Organ Recital Hall, the Robert Baustian Theatre and the Lied Center of Kansas.

  • University Theatre

    The University Theatre is a treasured cultural resource serving the needs of the KU, Lawrence, and regional communities.

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Why KU
  • One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
  • 44 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