Ranked Among the Best
In the latest U.S. News & World Report’s Best College rankings, Truman State University was again listed as the No. 1 public university, No. 8 overall, in the Midwest region. Truman, which was the only Missouri university in the top 10, has consistently maintained this ranking for the last 21 years.
Make the most of your campus visit and spend a Saturday with us
This is a great time of year to join us for a Saturday Showcase visit event and spend the day learning about our academic programs, touring the residence halls, having lunch on campus and more.
Begin Your Journey at Truman
With our wide range of majors and minors, as well as several graduate programs and pre-professional areas of study, you can explore new ideas and gain a deeper understanding of the world and your place in it. And getting a top-notch education at Truman will not cost you a fortune. Our online application or the Common Application is your first step in the pursuit of becoming a Bulldog.
There is no application fee when applying as a freshman student.
Bulldog B.I.T.E. elevator pitch contest offers cash prizes
Truman students are invited to enter an elevator pitch contest that could win aspiring entrepreneurs the top prize of $3,000. Bulldog B.I.T.E., which stands for Business Innovation by Truman Entrepreneurs, provides a unique opportunity for a student or a team of students (up to three members) to submit a concept or idea for products, services or solutions to problems facing humanity in a video pitch no longer than two minutes.
December Commencement Photo Gallery
Congratulations to Truman State University’s December 2017 graduates! Scroll through photos of the graduation activities Campus Photographer Tim Barcus captured at the Commencement ceremony in Pershing Arena on Dec. 16.