Holly Scheirman

KU Core Coordinator
Primary office:
785-864-1949
156 Strong Hall


Holly Scheirman serves as the KU Core Coordinator. In this role, she supports and works with the University Core Curriculum Committee (UCCC) and the VP for Undergraduate Studies. She also provides guidance and interpretation of KU Core policies, procedures, and other related inquiries as made by students, staff, and faculty. Holly earned a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership from the University of Central Oklahoma, where she also gained experience working on retention initiatives with the director of student success. She also holds an Associate of Science from Northern Oklahoma College and is currently pursuing her master’s degree in the Higher Education Administration program at the University of Kansas.


KU Core

The KU Core stretches across the undergraduate experience, yielding fundamental skills, building a broad background of knowledge, generating capacities and opportunities for blending and creating ideas, strengthening an appreciation of cultural and global diversity, and cultivating ethical integrity. Each of our six educational goals has one or more distinct learning outcomes. Learn more visit kucore.ku.edu

DEI Strategy

Undergraduate Studies is committed to creating and promoting an inclusive and diverse learning environment, in our offices, through our programming, and throughout our services supporting students. Our leadership team is currently developing a DEI strategy that will guide our efforts across the units. The strategy will be regularly reviewed and adapted to reflect the needs of the community we serve. 

Bold Aspirations

Bold Aspirations is the strategic plan for KU, comprising individual plans for the Lawrence and Edwards campuses and for the medical center. To learn more visit boldaspirations.ku.edu

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