Student Group

As a student of the University of Missouri-St. Louis, you will have the opportunity to grow, learn and lead in a public metropolitan research university that is consistently recognized for its excellence. UMSL offers 54 bachelor's degree programs, enhanced by our award-winning faculty and nationally-ranked programs.

Our Mission

The mission of the Office of Admissions is to inform, recruit, and admit a qualified, diverse student population which includes traditional, nontraditional, multicultural, and academically talented students.

It embraces the university's commitment to provide quality, affordable education to students within and across the St. Louis metropolitan area and the state of Missouri.

We strive to make the quality of service at UMSL a model of excellence by effectively providing information to the St. Louis community and beyond; by providing student-centered service in all contacts with prospective, current, and former students; and by working closely with high schools, community colleges, and other four-year institutions so that the University of Missouri-St. Louis is recognized as an outstanding destination institution wherein to acquire quality education.