Regulations

Time Limits for Master’s Degree
Students enrolled in the program on a full-time basis (12 hours per semester) can normally expect to finish in 2 years  Part-time enrollment is possible. The Office of Graduate Studies requires that all requirements toward the master’s degree be completed within 7 years of the time of the initial enrollment in the program.

Enrollment Requirements
The Office of Graduate Studies requires that students enrolled in a master’s program be continuously enrolled in at least 1 credit hour each semester after they have completed 30 hours of coursework. If a student is required to be continuously enrolled and does not enroll, he or she will be required to enroll in the missed hours in subsequent semesters. 

Incomplete Grades
The Museum Studies Program will not permit a student who has 6 or more semester hours of incompletes to enroll in further coursework until the courses have been completed.

Acceptable Progress
Students who fall below a cumulative grade point average of B (3.0) are placed on probation by the Office of Graduate Studies. Students who do not raise their grade point average by the following semester may not be permitted to re-enroll.

Student Grievance Procedures
Any student wishing to make a complaint involving a Museum Studies faculty member, staff member, or an instructor or who has complaints concerning program policies or decisions may first submit his or her grievances in writing to the program director.  If a solution acceptable to both parties can not be arrived at the grievance will be considered by the Faculty Advisory Committee, and finally Grievance Procedures established by the Office of Graduate Studies will be followed.


Museum Events

Grant Develpment as a Professional Skill Workshop
Wednesday April 19 | 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Hall Center for the Humanities
Seminar Room 1
900 Sunnyside Ave.
RSVP to hgdo@ku.edu or call 785.864.7833
by April 12

Blue Mondays: Laundry 1860s Style
Monday April 17 | 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm
1200 E. Kansas City Rd., Olathe, KS
Full information/Registration

Understanding Free Speech on a University Campus
Tuesday April 25 | 7 p.m.
The Commons, Spooner Hall
1340 Jayhawk Blvd., Lawrence, KS
thecommons.ku.edu

Student Night and Juried Art Show
Wednesday April 26 | 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Spencer Museum of Art, Room 320
1301 Mississippi St., Lawrence, KS
On KU Campus
More information

Gender, Ritual, and Needlework in Early Modern Japan
Franklin D. Murphy Lecture Series
Thursday, April 27 | 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Spencer Museum of Art, Room 309
1301 Mississippi St., Lawrence, KS
On KU Campus
More information 

World War I Living History at the Watkins
Friday April 28 | 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Watkins Museum of History
1047 Massachusetts St., Lawrence, KS
More information

First National African American Quilt Convention
July 12-15, 2017
TBD, Lawrence, Kansas
http://www.naaqc.org/

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