KU Gets $20 Million for New School of Business Building
Neeli Bendapudi, Dean of the KU School of Business (left), Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little (center) John B. Dicus, CEO of Capitol Federal Savings (right). (Photo by J. Schafer)The University of Kansas has received $20 million to help construct a new building for the KU School of Business. The money comes from the Capitol Federal Foundation, which is affiliated with Capitol Federal Savings Bank. Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little accepted the check from Cap Fed Thursday afternoon.
The gift represents about one-third of the estimated $60 million cost for the new building, which will be located near Allen Fieldhouse. Construction could begin by early 2014.
Want to learn more? Read KU's official news release.