Sponsored Students

The Office of International Programs is devoted to providing our sponsored students the resources they need for success.  

The sponsored program coordinator works with each sponsored student to promote a successful, smooth and fulfilling experience at KU. Advising and assistance cover topics such as:

  • Requirements, terms and expectations of the sponsorship.
  • Documentation required by the sponsor, including transcripts, progress reports, special letters, and health insurance waivers (if qualified).
  • Course registration and collaboration with academic units.
  • Utilizing campus resources, including the Applied English Center, International Student Services, Watkins Health Center, Registrar’s Office, Student Account Services, Counseling and Psychological Services, University Career Center and academic departments.
  • Identifying community service and internship opportunities.

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