As the urban institution in the St. Louis region, UMSL is primed to serve all constituents and meet individual needs through data-driven support and programming. We have demonstrated our ability to increase social mobility and empower individuals through comprehensive supports by providing:

Access: We will meet every student where they are by providing flexible and affordable course offerings to meet individual needs with high-impact comprehensive supports to ensure student accountability, achievement, and lifelong success.

Connection: We believe in the power of connecting students to a variety of resources that will engage and empower them through strong collaborative relationships with faculty, staff, alumni, community, and corporate partners.

Pathways: We believe in removing barriers and providing access to resources that will prepare each student for the global workforce through innovative practices.

Inclusion: We will advance the industry cluster through aligning efforts to meet talent needs to promote a diverse workforce and increase social mobility for the most vulnerable groups.