University of Kansas officials say a new classroom building for the medical school is needed to expand the number of students it can admit each year. They also say the expansion is needed to maintain the school’s academic standing. But they say it can’t be built without $40 million from the state. Jim McLean of the KHI News Service has more on the story.
The following link is to a downloadable fact sheet that KU distributed to lawmakers at the Kansas Statehouse. KU Med Building Fact Sheet