Explore Lawrence










Lawrence consistently ranks at the top of lists such as "20 Coolest Places to Live" and "50 Best College Towns in America." KU also happens be set in one of the most vibrant arts destinations in the Midwest.

We've got fantastic local restaurants, small businesses, art galleries and more. Get a taste of what Lawrence has to offer by checking out Unmistakably Lawrence.

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.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
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