Bear Essentials

Jan. 19, 2022

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Information on COVID-19 - If you have questions about the Coronavirus Pandemic and related health and safety protocols, visit the Guide to the Spring 2022 Semester website.

End Campus Racism - Please read the Fall 2021 newsletter from State Senator Art Haywood titled, "Own Our Solutions: End Campus Racism."

FREE Bagpipe Lessons - Learn to play the bagpipes for free! Group lessons are held on Thursdays at 6 p.m. for details and to reserve your spot.

Accommodation Letters Are Ready - Students registered with the DSO may log into MyKU to request accommodation letters for spring 2022. Check your KU email for more information.

1098-T Forms Available - 1098-T forms for the calendar year of 2021 are ready online now at Get your form now to be ready for tax reporting.

On-Campus Employment - Looking for a job?  Review postings at Handshake, KU's official website for on-campus jobs.

View & Shop Your Course Materials Now - Don't wait until the day of classes. Get your materials so your prepared for your spring semester

Onsite Dental - The KU Health and Wellness Center is partnering with Onsite Dental to offer on-campus dental care. Text or call 484-284-9899 for information.


Sat. Jan. 22

Women's Basketball vs. Shepherd - 1 p.m. at Keystone Arena (Live Stats | Live Video)

Men's Basketball vs. Shepherd - 3 p.m. at Keystone Arena (Live Stats | Live Video)

Sun. Jan. 23

Residence Halls Open for the Spring Semester at 1 p.m.

Mon. Jan. 24

Semester Begins

Men's Basketball vs. Shippensburg - 7:30 p.m. at Keystone Arena (Live Stats | Live Video)

Tue. Jan. 25

Disability Services Office (DSO) Info Session for Students - Learn more about sending and implementing your accommodations. 11-11:50 a.m. Email for the Zoom link.

Wed. Jan. 26

Choosing a Major - 1 p.m. Explore myths and facts about majors and careers and how you can narrow down options to make the best decision for your future. Via zoom.