- KU Retirees are eligible to purchase a membership to the Ambler Student Recreation Fitness Center. Verification of status will occur prior to activation of membership. Retirees must bring KU Photo Identification with them.
- KU Retirees are eligible for a one-time one-week trial at no charge.
Individuals Who Are Considered Affiliates
Individuals that fall into one of the categories below are considered affiliates of the University of Kansas.
Adjunct Faculty Members
Individuals who serve KU as affiliates primarily in instructional capacities without compensation from KU. Includes ROTC adjunct faculty.
Sample Working Title: Visiting Professor
Individuals who serve KU as affiliates in a research capacity without compensation from KU. Research must be in collaboration with KU researchers. Appointment is up to one year unless an exception is granted by the Office of Research.
Sample Working Titles: Visiting Scientist/Research Associate; Visiting Scientist/Research Assistant; Post-doctorate; Research Associate; Fellowship recipients (Post Bacc); Scholarship recipients
Adjunct Employees of the Medical Center Campus
Employees of KU Medical Center who perform additional administrative, research or instructional duties to KU Lawrence which require KUL services.
Affiliated Corporation, Employees of
Regular employees (non-student positions) of affiliated corporations who provide services to KU and who receive some administrative services from KU. Recognized corporations include the KU Alumni Association; Kansas Athletics, Inc.; KU Endowment Association; Kansas Memorial Unions; Hilltop Child Development Center; and Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC).
Courtesy Faculty (Employees of the Lawrence Campus)
Employees of KU Lawrence who perform additional, affiliate services to KU primarily in an instructional capacity without additional compensation for that service. Appointment may be made for up to three fiscal years.
Courtesy Researchers (Employees of the Lawrence Campus)
Employees of KU Lawrence who perform additional, affiliate services to KU primarily in a research capacity without additional compensation for that service. Research must be in collaboration with KU researchers. Appointment may be made for up to three fiscal years.
Retired unclassified faculty or staff who continue association with KU as affiliates and who have received official designation by the Provost's Office as Emeritus.
Religious Advisors & House Directors
Persons employed by a denomination or religious body for the expressed purpose of the advisement of campus religious organizations and individuals employed by recognized Panhellenic organizations as house directors.
Retirees of Affiliated Corporations
Retired faculty or staff of regular employees of affiliated corporations. They retain the title and appointment department of their former employment.
Retirees of the University of Kansas
Retired faculty or staff who have not been designated as "emeritus." They retain the title and appointment department of their former employment.
Visiting Scholars and Specialized Support
Visiting scholars employed at other institutions of higher education and individuals approved by KU leadership to provide specialized supportive functions who serve KU on a term basis without compensation from KU. Contact HRM before using Specialized Support. Appointment is up to one year.
Sample Working Titles: Visiting Professor; Fulbright Scholars, Special Affiliated Associate