KU Common Book

The KU Common Book is a campus-wide initiative to engage first-year students.

The program is coordinated by the Office of First-Year Experience and is governed by the KU Common Book Committee, comprised of faculty, staff, and students from across campus.

Program Goals
  • Build community among faculty, staff, and students
  • Create a shared academic experience for first-year students
  • Encourage intellectual engagement through reading and discussion