Students of Concern (SOC) Team

Our Mission

The Students of Concern (SOC) Team consists of Student Affairs and Academic Affairs professional staff members whose focus is to support students in attaining personal and academic success at Truman State University and to maintain a safe and productive educational environment for the Truman Community.

Our Goal

The goal of the Students of Concern is to obtain as much information as possible to guide our screening, assessment, and intervention strategies.

Our Strategies

Our strategies are developmental in nature and are intended to assist the student in gaining greater responsibility, a sense of connection to the community, an understanding of balancing individual needs with the responsibilities of living within a community, and the skills and strategies necessary for personal growth, academic success, and persistence to graduation.

This site is not monitored 24 hours a day; if this is an emergency, call 911.

Do you have any questions about the Students of Concern Team? Contact the Department of Student Affairs, Monday-Friday, 8 am-5 pm at (660) 785-4111 or at  If this is a weekend or weekday after 5 pm, please call the Kirksville Police Department, Central Dispatch at (660) 665-5621.

Christopher Bader

The care and concern that my professors have for their students is the best part of classes here. They come to class every day truly excited to teach their subject.

Christopher B., Music (Liberal Arts) & English Major
Second Block Classes Begin
March 8
First Block Classes End
March 7

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