An Examination of the Learning, Living, and Working Environment at the University of Kansas


Lawrence and Edwards Campus

Institutional Opportunity and Access (IOA): 785.864.6414 and

KU Campus Assistance Resource and Education (CARE) Coordinator, Merrill Evans 

KU Ombuds Office: 785.864.7261 and

KU Public Safety Office: 785.864.5900 and

KU Employee Assistance Program: 888.275.1205, Option 7


KU Medical Center including the Wichita and Salina campuses

Office of the Student Ombudsman: 913.588.4698 and

Academic Accommodation Services: 913.945.7035 and

KUMC Police Services:  913.588.5030  

Equal Opportunity Office:  913.588.8011

Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA): Missouri - 816.531.0233 and Kansas - 913.642.0233

Kansas City, Kansas Police Department: 913-596-3000 (24-Hour Non-Emergency Dispatch) 




  • Fall 2015

    Preparing the campus – education, marketing, reviewing relevant data

  • Spring 2016

    Focus groups and begin survey development

  • Summer 2016

    Complete Survey, IRB Process, and Communication Plan

  • Fall 2016

    Survey Administration and Data Analysis

  • Spring 2017

    Report Results to the campus community

  • Summer 2017

    Develop strategic action steps with the campus community

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