Administrative Staff


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Sound Engineer
785-864-3436
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Administrative Professional for Music Education & Music Therapy
785-864-4784
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Graduate Services Coordinator
785-864-2862
450 Murphy Hall
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Technical Specialist
785-864-4886
Laura McCorkill
Administrative Associate, Visitor Center
785-864-9864
Communications Coordinator
785-864-9742
460 Murphy Hall
Executive Assistant to the Dean
785-864-3422
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Administrative Associate, Band
785-864-3024
124 Murphy Hall
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Director of Student Services
785-864-2954
Student Recruiter
785-864-9751
Murphy Hall, room 452
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Budget Manager
785-864-4105
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Director of Advancement
785-864-4104


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Music students present hundreds of public concerts every year
Students perform in KU choirs, concert bands, pep bands, ensembles, symphony orchestra, and jazz combos
The school owns one of the greatest jazz record collections in the world
KU Wind Ensemble performed the world premiere of the symphony "In the Shadow of No Towers" at Carnegie Hall
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
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