University of Kansas, Lawrence • November 21-22, 2019

Local Information

The weather in Lawrence in November is moderate, with an average high in the low 60's Fahrenheit (around 18 degrees Celsius) and an average low in the low 40's Fahrenheit (around 5 degrees Celsius).

Below is a map of the KU campus. The Mathematics Department is located in historic Snow Hall.

KU offers a guest wireless network, KUGUEST. You can access this though your wireless devices by selecting KUGUEST from your network control panel.

A city of approximately 97,000, Lawrence is located in the rolling hills of eastern Kansas, 35 miles west of the Kansas City metropolitan area and 20 miles east of Topeka, the state capital. Home to Haskell Indian Nations University as well as KU, Lawrence offers the many cultural opportunities of a university town. Lawrence is a wonderful community filled with endless opportunities for historical explorations, beautiful scenery, incredible arts and entertainment venues, and many popular restaurants. Kansa City International Airport (MCI), The Plaza, and access to world-renowned attractions are less than an hour away.

The University of Kansas has two excellent museums: a Natural History Museum, and the Spencer Art Museum. Lawrence also has a widely-known music scene, with a number of clubs downtown, various folk music venues around town, and several concert halls.

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
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