gateway scholarship statesThe Gateway Scholarship Program is available for new, undergraduate students, residing in the eight states boarding Missouri: Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Tennessee. Under the program, students residing in the eight states will be eligible for in-state tuition rates.

Eligibility

All legal residents of Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Oklahoma or Tennessee qualify for UMSL’s in-state tuition rates. New students must be enrolled full-time (12 hours or more at UMSL). This scholarship is available starting in Fall 2022.

Enrolling at UMSL

All new students must complete UMSL's free online application. Your residency will automatically qualify you for in-state tuition if you live in Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Oklahoma or Tennessee.

Questions?

Contact Student Financial Services at financialaid@umsl.edu or call at (314) 516-5526.