The Department of University Studies, located in the Horace W. Sturgis Library’s top floor, is part of the University College. The department offers programs and services to help students from a variety of backgrounds achieve academic success from their first contact with KSU through graduation.
Students the department serves include those pursuing either an Integrative Studies Degree or the Leadership Studies certificate, as well as those who participate in one of several academic support programs. These programs include Learning Support in English, Reading and Mathematics, the Supplemental Instruction Program, a Math Lab for walk-in instruction, and the English as a Second Language Study Center which offers tutoring and support for international students. The Department also offers a long-standing institutional capstone course, the Senior Year Seminar.