Jayhawk GPS continues to grow every semester and expand its services to better serve students. Please check out below for more information about the implementation process and future direction of Jayhawk GPS.

Spring 2018

  • Investigation/Contract Renewal
  • Identified Early Adopters in collaboration with professional and faculty advising community

Fall 2018

  • Added Financial Aid Appointment Scheduling
  • Onboarded Early Adopters
  • Trained Jayhawk GPS Specialists

Spring 2019

  • Improved Data Integrity
  • Onboarded remaining Academic Advising Units
  • Onboarded Advising Support Units

Fall 2019

  • Launched Navigate Student App
  • Onboarded TRIO Tutoring

Spring 2020

  • Launched Course Progress Reports tool with ACCT 200

Summer 2020

  • Incorporated Navigate Student App at Orientation
  • Created student-centered training in partnership with IT Instruction & Education

Fall 2020

  • Piloted Texting feature to reach out to students identified through Progress Reports
  • Onboarded Emerging Scholars Program
  • Onboarded First-Year Experience

Spring 2021

  • Progress Reports sent to ACCT 200 and BIOL 100 instructors for student feedback
  • Piloting additional Relationships within Jayhawk GPS to communicate a student athlete's academic counselor
  • Implement new Navigate Student app features
  • Onboarding Military-Affiliated Student Center and University Access Support Center
  • Introduction of Personal Advising Link (PAL) for advisors to include in email signatures, etc.

Summer 2021

  • Participating in Post-Orientation Canvas Course to Introduce Jayhawk GPS to new Jayhawks!
  • Begin Offering Undergraduate Students In-Person or Virtual Advising Appointments Options Ongoing

Fall 2021

  • Progress Reports sent to ACCT 200, BIOL 100, MATH 002 and MATH 101 instructors for student feedback
  • Launched new Student Navigator initiative expanding further student outreach and support
  • Custom Relationships and Advisor Description in "My Success Team"

Spring 2022 

  • Piloted Quick Poll feature through app to gain insights from current students on things like how they are feeling, their upcoming enrollment plans, and more!
  • Strategic efforts to improve student app download numbers and engagement

Coming Soon!

  • Expand Usage and Engagement
  • Further Expansion of Progress Reports
  • Continued Communication Coordination Efforts
  • Additional Feature Rollout

Thanks to All of Our Campus Partners

  • Academic Accelerator Program

  • Analytics, Institutional Research & Effectiveness

  • Applied English Center

  • Center for Orientation & Transition Programs

  • Edwards Campus

  • Financial Aid & Scholarships

  • Information Technology

  • International Support Services

  • Jayhawk GPS Specialists

  • Military-Affiliated Student Center

  • Multicultural Scholars Program

  • Office of Admissions

  • Office of Multicultural Affairs

  • Study Abroad & Global Engagement

  • Student Affairs

  • Student-Athletic Support Services

  • Student Information Systems


  • Undergraduate Advising Executive Committee (UAEC)

  • University Academic Support Centers

  • University Honors Program

  • Undergraduate Research / Emerging Scholars