Drum circle playing in front of a tipi set up on the lawn of KU's main administrative building

KU Indigenous Studies Program

We're small, flexible and student-focused. Whether your passion involves environmental science, language revitalization, community health, policy-making, law, Indigenous media or something completely different, you'll gain interdisciplinary skills to conduct theoretical and applied research and develop creative solutions to issues facing Indigenous communities. Our acclaimed faculty will help you become a capable scholar and leader who brings Indigenous perspectives to academia, government and tribal service, or the private sector. Let's talk!