Readmits and Nondegree-Seekers

Admission to the Department of Design is selective and competitive. If you've taken classes at KU before or wish to take a class that won't necessarily count toward a degree at KU, please follow these application instructions. If you have taken courses at another institution since attending KU, please follow the application process for transfer students.


Application Deadlines 

  • Spring 2022: October 1, 2021
  • Fall 2022: February 1, 2022


If you have questions about your application to the Department of Design please contact our Admissions Coordinator, Joan Weaver, at or 785-864-3167.