higher education

Gov. Sam Brownback will start a tour of the state's universities this week to pitch his funding proposal to lawmakers.

House Committee Votes To Reduce Higher Ed Funding

Mar 12, 2013

A Kansas House committee has voted to eliminate around $30 million from the state's colleges and universities.

KU Med Requests Millions In State Funds

Dec 11, 2012

The University of Kansas is asking the state for millions of dollars to help construct a $75 million medical building at its Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan.

Brownback says higher education in the state may see some additional funds for specific projects; The Kansas Supreme Court is expected to rule in Kline case; Finalists have been chosen for the court seat being vacated by Judge Christel Marquardt.

Brownback: Higher Ed May See Targeted Funds

Governor Sam Brownback says the Kansas higher education system might get additional funds next year for specific initiatives, but he's advising officials not to push for general budget increases.