College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Karen Ledom

Director of College Advising and Student Services
Primary office:
(785) 864-3513
Strong Hall
Room 109


Karen Ledom is the Director of College Advising and Student Services. Her responsibilities include leadership of a team of professionals dedicated to the support of students, faculty and staff in the College; working with the Dean of the College and the Associate Dean for Academic Innovation and Student Success to develop and implement programs and services for students and academic units in the College.  She serves as the College representative on a variety of university-wide committees and task forces related to advising, student policies and procedures.  As liaison to the curriculum and degree committee of CUSA, she consults on curriculum related and academic policy and works closely with university stakeholders.

She has been with KU since 1988 and the College Office since 1993.