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Student Life in the Department of Educational Psychology

At the University of Kansas, students just like you make history. Make memories. Discoveries. They make news and become educators prepared as leaders to face and shape the world. They also make KU what it is today.

Student Involvement & Organizations

  • National Education Association

    Teacher quality, community outreach & political action are the underlying areas of focus of this student organization. It is in these areas that our members and affiliates sponsor programs, educate on issues, and affect change.

  • International Students in Education

    This organization aims to advocate for international students, both undergraduate and graduate, in the School of Education and Human Sciences. It intends to be a safe space for those who experience culture shock, discrimination, and marginalization within the School and beyond. It also provides academic and social support for international students. Contact Hyesun Cho, associate professor for more information.

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Additional Student Opportunities

KU student becomes a part of the Jayhawk family. They make KU what it is today. What will your story be?

additional opportunities

Study or Teach Abroad:

Foster global awareness. KU Office of Study Abroad & Global Engagement offers programs for students in every part of the world and in a wide variety of majors.

Graduate Teaching Assistantship

Program applicants and current students can apply for a Graduate Teaching Assistantship (GTA) in the Department of Educational Psychology.

Student Employment

The University Career Center assists students in obtaining employment while they are attending KU. Whether at the dining halls, as a resident assistant, as an office assistant, or a student ambassador - we can help you find the right fit.

The Achievement & Assessment Institute

The Achievement & Assessment Institute (AAI) at the University of Kansas exists to improve the performance of students, adults and public agencies throughout local, state and national communities. The AAI also has GRA opportunities. To apply, send a resume/vita and application letter to Ronda Consolver.