KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The University of Kansas will have tougher admissions standards than the state’s other public colleges.
The Kansas Board of Regents approved a proposal today to boost requirements for incoming freshmen that will come into effect in 2016.
Admission will be automatic for applicants with at least a “B” average in high-school. Potential students who do not meet the requirement will have their applications reviewed by a committee.
University of Kansas officials say the change should improve graduation rates.
Copyright 2012 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Latest Kansas News