KU News Release

August 16, 2012
Contact: Sarah Crawford-Parker, Office of First Year Experience, 785-864-4270

Central KU departments to open Saturday, Aug. 18, in preparation for start of fall classes

LAWRENCE — Several key University of Kansas departments will be open most of the day Saturday, Aug. 18, to serve new and returning students and their families and help prepare them for the Monday start to fall classes.

Key KU departments that will be open Aug. 18:
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
• Academic Achievement & Access Center
• Admissions
• Bursar’s Office
• CLAS Student Academic Services
• Edwards Campus: Student Services, advising, and enrollment assistance
• Financial Aid & Scholarships
• First-Year Experience
• International Student Services
• KU Card Center
• KU Info
• Multicultural Affairs
• Parking & Transit
• Student Housing
• Student Involvement & Leadership Center
• Undergraduate Advising Center
• University Registrar
• Vice Provost for Student Affairs

7 a.m.-11 p.m.
• Kansas Union

8 a.m.-10 p.m.
• Burge Union

8 a.m.-2 p.m.
• Applied English Center

8 a.m.-5 p.m.
• Edwards Campus: Regents Center Library

Visit hawkweek.ku.edu or orientation.ku.edu for more information.

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