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Register for GAP by clicking on the icon to the right,
and we will notify you when our new ePortfolio system launches in October.
Mission Statement: The Global Awareness Program recognizes students who demonstrate growth in cultural knowledge, expansion of international perspectives, and development of cross-cultural communications skills that prepare them to work and lead in today's interconnected world.
GAP is open to all undergraduate students and shares the same KU Common Core Goal #4.2: "Respect human diversity and expand cultural understanding and global awareness" and Learning Outcome: "Upon reaching this goal, students will be able to: Examine a variety of perspectives in the global community, distinguish one’s own cultural patterns, and respond flexibly to multiple worldviews."
The program consists of three components: Academic, Co-curricular, and International Experience. Whether for personal enrichment or improving future job prospects, the Global Awareness Program certificate can help you achieve your goals, stay connected to KU’s rich international community, and distinguish you as a Jayhawk ready to lead in a global society.
Upon completion, you will receive:
Academic Co-curricular International
Certification with Distinction is notated on certificate only, and may be added at a later date.
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