Public university in the Midwest for 18 years running (U.S. News & World Report)
Our curious, passionate students are actively involved in everything they pursue — academically, socially and personally — and form a community of learners where everyone pushes each other to excel.
Active and Involved
They participate in nearly 240 student organizations, volunteer in the Kirksville community, work one-on-one beside their professors and mentors to develop new and innovative research, and form lifelong connections in Greek life.
Curious and Smart
More than 70 percent of them were in the top 20 percent of their high school classes, and nearly half will choose to continue their education in graduate school where they will further pursue what drives them.
At Truman, our typical students are anything but ordinary.
"The diversity of the students at Truman definitely surprised me. We’re in a small town in northeast Missouri, but there are students from all over the world here."
– Erin M., Music Performance (voice)