The purpose of Thai Student Association (TSA) shall be to strengthen the relationship among the Thai students and students of other nationalities through various activities. These activities include cultural, educational, social and recreational, and also to help new Thai students succeed in their academic and social life in University of Missouri - St. Louis. (International Dinner 2001)
The association was formed in the summer of 2000. In the first year, there were 8 members and now we have grown to the size of more than 30 students.
We as a part of the international students community, participate in events such as International Fashion and Cultural Show, International Dinner. We also host annual Thai Night, which consist of Thai dinner and a cultural show. There is a large community of Thai people in St. Louis and sometime we participate in the events that is host at the Thai temple, such as Songklan festival.
This website serves mainly
- New Students: The website shall serve as an information center for Thai students who want to study in UMSL, especially for those who are in Thailand and have little information about UMSL.
- Current Students: It shall provide individual member with the ability to do self-update contact information. This enable the members to contact each other easily. It will also be a media for the TSA committee to distribute information to the general members.
- General public: It shall also provide information to the UMSL and general public about Thailand.