Kan. Admin. Regs. § 88-29b-7 - Qualifications required for the admission of a nonresident who is under the age of 21

Current through Register Vol. 40, No. 39, September 30, 2021

This regulation shall be applicable to the university of Kansas' review of applicants beginning with the 2016 summer session and through the end of the 2021 spring session.

(a) The requirements in this regulation shall apply to any applicant who is a nonresident and is under the age of 21, except that the requirements shall not apply to any applicant who has earned 24 or more transferable college credit hours. If an applicant to whom this regulation is applicable does not meet the requirements in subsections (b), (c), and (d) and does not meet the requirements of K.A.R. 88-29a-7, the applicant may be admitted by means of the exception window for nonresident freshman class admissions described in K.A.R. 88-29b-8c. Any applicant who is admitted pursuant to subsection (e) and does not meet the requirements of K.A.R. 88-29a-7 may be admitted only by means of the exception window for nonresident freshman class admissions described in K.A.R. 88-29b-8c.
(b) The university of Kansas may admit any nonresident under the age of 21 who submits an application for admission to the university on or before February 1 and meets either of the following requirements:
(1)
(A) Has graduated from an accredited high school with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale;
(B) has completed one of the following with a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale:
(i) The qualified admission precollege curriculum described in K.A.R. 88-29a-ll;
(ii) the Kansas scholars curriculum established pursuant to K.A.R. 88-13-3; or
(iii) the qualified admission precollege curriculum functional equivalent described in K.A.R. 88-29a-19;
(C) has achieved a composite score or a superscore on the ACT of at least 24; and
(D) has achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale on all transferable college credit hours; or
(2)
(A) Has graduated from an accredited high school with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale;
(B) has completed one of the following with a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale:
(i) The qualified admission precollege curriculum described in K.A.R. 88-29a-ll;
(ii) the Kansas scholars curriculum established pursuant to K.A.R. 88-13-3; or
(iii) the qualified admission precollege curriculum functional equivalent described in K.A.R. 88-29a-19;
(C) has achieved a composite score or a superscore on the ACT of at least 21; and
(D) has achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale on all transferable college credit hours.
(c) The university of Kansas may admit any nonresident under the age of 21 who submits an application for admission to the university on or before February 1 and meets either of the following requirements:
(1)
(A) Has graduated from a non-accredited private secondary school with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale;
(B) has completed one of the following with a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale:
(i) Coursework equivalent to the qualified admission precollege curriculum as described in K.A.R. 88-29a-ll; or
(ii) coursework equivalent to the Kansas scholars curriculum established pursuant to K.A.R. 88-13-3;
(C) has achieved a composite score or a superscore on the ACT of at least 24; and
(D) has achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale on all transferable college credit hours; or
(2)
(A) Has graduated from a non-accredited private secondary school with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale;
(B) has completed one of the following with a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale:
(i) Coursework equivalent to the qualified admission precollege curriculum as described in K.A.R. 88-29a-ll; or
(ii) coursework equivalent to the Kansas scholars curriculum established pursuant to K.A.R. 88-13-3;
(C) has achieved a composite score or a superscore on the ACT of at least 21; and
(D) has achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale on all transferable college credit hours.
(d) The university of Kansas may admit any nonresident under the age of 21 who submits an application for admission to the university on or before February 1 and meets the following requirements:
(1) Has earned a high school equivalency credential with at least the prescribed minimum scores, as defined in K.A.R. 88-29b-l;
(2) has achieved a composite score or a superscore on the ACT of at least 21; and
(3) has achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale on all transferable college credit hours.
(e) The university of Kansas may admit any nonresident under the age of 21 who meets the following conditions:
(1)
(A) Submits an application for admission to the university after February 1; or
(B) submits an application for admission on or before February 1 but does not meet the criteria specified in subsections (b), (c), and (d); and
(2) is recommended for admission by the university's admission review committee upon consideration of the factors listed in K.A.R. 88-29b-5(e)(2).

This regulation shall have no force and effect on and after June 1, 2021.

Notes

Kan. Admin. Regs. § 88-29b-7
Authorized by and implementing K.S.A. 76-717; effective Feb. 1, 2013; amended April 24, 2015; amended by Kansas Register Volume 39, No. 40; effective October 16, 2020.

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