KU's Global Misson

What do the following have in common at KU?

  • Export Compliance
  • International Travel
  • Money Transfers
  • International Purchases
  • International Visitors
  • Research & International Collaboration
  • Contract Compliance and Security
  • Technology Transfer
  • Visa Sponsorship
  • International Shipping

Answer: The Office of Global Operations & Security (GO&S)

GO&S was created to better manage and reduce risk, and increase coordination and consistency in all areas related to KU’s international, export controls, and security operations. GO&S will identify pertinent issues and provide strategic planning, advice and assistance to decision-makers, faculty, and staff on international operations, security, and other high-risk activities.

We are a major research university with global reach.

Security Management

Export Compliance

Research and Contract Compliance


Global Operations & Security Staff

National Industrial Security Staff

Office of Global Operations & Security
2029 Becker Dr., Room 139
Lawrence, KS 66047
gos@ku.edu | 785-864-1859

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