Distinct By Design

Every aspect of your student journey is deliberately crafted to fulfill your needs, potential and impact.


Prove what’s possible with a multidimensional experience designed for you and built for the modern world. Explore your interests, pursue your passions and prepare for the life you want to live.
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We combine the foundational principles of the liberal arts & sciences with dynamic experiential learning to develop multidimensional professionals for the modern world.
Our Curriculum

Student Life

Welcome to a student-first culture and close-knit campus community. This is where you’ll be accepted for who you are and challenged to be the person you want to become.
Life at Truman

Our People

Driven Students, Dynamic Faculty, A World of Opportunity

Our Impact

Ranked the #1 Public School in the Midwest for 24 Consecutive Years

Truman graduates work for the best companies in the world, attend the best graduate schools and earn nearly $10,000 more than the national average.

The Truman Difference

What's Happening at Truman

Check out all the great things happening around campus and throughout our community.

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Grant Helps Campus Trees

The Truman campus now has 24 new trees thanks to a Tree Resource Improvement and Maintenance (TRIM) grant

Dr. Kalynda C. Smith, guest speaker

Student Research Conference Returns April 22

After being a completely virtual event last year due to the pandemic, the Student Research Conference will return April 22 in a hybrid format. Dr. Kalynda C. Smith, assistant professor of psychology at North Carolina A&T State University, will be the plenary speaker.

After the Blast by Zoe Kazan, April 14-17 at 7:30

Theatre Presents Post-Apocalyptic Drama

The latest theatre production, “After the Blast,” will stream online at 7:30 p.m. April 14-17.

"Truman is a liberal arts and sciences school that gives you a vast array of skills that prepare you for the future."
Mitchell Heberer

Class of ‘21