University Events

The Office of Ceremonies and Special Events is responsible for the planning, coordination and execution of events sponsored by the university.  In addition, the Office serves as a resource to the entire KU system, providing expertise and guidance in the planning and implementation of events hosted by individual schools/colleges, departments and other campuses.


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