Our programs are rooted in using design-thinking to solve real-world problems and enable our graduates to be leaders across disciplines. Ready to rise to the challenge and become a Jayhawk? To apply, choose from one of the following areas of study below. 



Our professional path in architectural design offers students a comprehensive education through diverse experiences in health and wellness, sports and entertainment, smart cities, and design-build. The Department of Architecture offers a professional path to a Master of Architecture (M.Arch)Master of Arts in Architecture (M.A.), and a Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture (Ph.D.).





We engage students in the practice of design-thinking, making, and visualization to create beautiful, innovative, and responsible solutions that respond to human needs. The Department of Design offers a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Design (B.F.A.) with areas of concentration in Illustration & AnimationIndustrial DesignPhotography, and Visual Communication Design and a Master of Arts in Design (M.A.) with areas of concentration in Design Management and Strategy and Interaction and User Experience Design


The newly-introduced Interior Architecture professional path allows students to take advantage of all our academic programs and research institutes. Students enrolled in IA will take classes in Architecture, Visual Communication Design, and Industrial Design to become interior specialists. The curriculum will have a deeper focus on the experience of spaces, how they perform, and their relationship with the larger built environment.


Marvin Hall, Room 200
1465 Jayhawk Blvd.
Lawrence, KS 66045