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 

  • Fall 2021: Feb. 1
  • Spring 2022: Oct. 1


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