Karen Ledom

Karen Ledom

Administrative Director of Student Academic Services
(785) 864-3513
Strong Hall, Room 109

Karen Ledom is the Administrative Director for Student Academic Services in the College.  Her responsibilities include oversight of daily office operations, coordination of degree audit and certification, budget oversight, staff hiring and training, curriculum revision management, graduation ceremony coordination, and acting on the director’s behalf in his absence.

She has been with KU since 1988 and the College Office since 1993.

Why KU
  • Home to 50+ departments, centers, and programs, the School of the Arts, and the School of Public Affairs and Administration
  • KU offers courses in 40 languages
  • Graduates of the College have won Emmys, discovered new species, and been named to Forbes' "most powerful women" lists
  • No. 1 ranking in city management and urban policy —U.S. News and World Report
  • One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
  • 26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
  • Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
  • 1 of 9 public universities with outstanding study abroad programs.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • 46 nationally ranked graduate programs.
    —U.S. News & World Report
  • Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
    —ALA