KU Memorial Union - Celebrating 100 Years!
KU Memorial Union serves as KU's community center and is the heart of campus. We strive to provide inviting spaces, inspiring programs, and quality facilities, services, and conveniences for the University community.
We hope you find your home here.
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We have both part-time and full-time positions open. Learn more about the opportunities we have to offer!
Find your home away from home.
Welcome home to the Kansas Union, one of the most beloved and historic destinations on KU's campus.
Our newest student union located in the Central District and home to some of the best study and largest event spaces on campus.
The DeBruce Center
The DeBruce Center is a modern student center and the permanent home for the rules of basketball.
Get Involved with Student Programs
Student Union Activities
Student Union Activities (SUA) is one of KU’s largest student organizations, planning over 200 events each year for the entire Jayhawk community.
The Big Event at KU
The Big Event connects the KU campus with the Lawrence community by recruiting thousands of students, faculty and staff volunteers to work at hundreds of local job sites during one day of service.
KJHK 90.7 - Campus Radio
KJHK 90.7 FM is a student-run radio station at the University of Kansas on Level 3 of the Kansas Union.
KU Jayhawk Esports
The University of Kansas Jayhawk Esports team is part of the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE) and provides program support and coaching as part of their ongoing efforts with student programs and events.
Host Your Event
Are you looking for a space for your next student or community event? We have the team and resources ready to assist you.Event Services
What's New at the KU Memorial Union
Ascher Dedication Statue Unveiling
Ascher Dedication Statue Unveiling September 23, 2022– LAWRENCE, KAN: The KU Memorial Union will host an unveiling ceremony for the newest Asher Family Plaza Statue at 1:30 p.m., Friday, September 23, 2022 on Asher Family Plaza.
SUE BUCKLEY TO RECEIVE INAUGURAL ALUMNI SERVICE AWARD
The Union Friends Organization has selected Sue Buckley as the first recipient of its Union Service Award at Homecoming. This event will take place on Saturday, October 16th at 11:00am
BRENDA SELMAN ART EXHIBIT, UNION GALLERY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS
Brenda Selman, an accomplished painter, returns to her alma mater for a Homecoming exhibit of her recent work. A student of the legendary Robert Sudlow, Brenda creates compelling oil landscapes from her childhood home in the Kansas Flint Hills to the mountains of California. The exhibit will run…
NEW STAND Opens in Burge Union
New Stand is open in time for the fall semester. They are located on the first floor of the Burge Union, directly next to the Coffee House. This location offers a comfortable and welcoming area for students to gather between classes. The atmosphere is meant to relax and entice students throughout…