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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.


We combine the foundational principles of the liberal arts and sciences with dynamic experiential learning to develop multidimensional professionals for the modern world.
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Ranked the #1 Public School in the Midwest for 26 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.

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What's Happening at Truman

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


Homecoming and Family Day Dates Set

This fall, Truman will celebrate Family Day Sept. 16, with Homecoming set for Oct. 21.

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Truman ROTC Earns National Ranking

The Truman Bulldog Battalion was recently ranked 12th out of more than 270 Army ROTC programs nationwide.


Nelson Gets First Truman Online Course Certified by Quality Matters

Teak Nelson, professor of nursing, recently completed the rigorous process of earning Quality Matters certification for DS 120 – Introduction to Disability Studies.

Linda Smith

UCS Welcomes New Virtual Counselor

Linda Smith joined the University Counseling Services staff as a virtual counselor and started seeing patients at the beginning of the spring semester.

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Truman Announces Academic Honor Rolls

Truman has released its academic honor rolls for the fall 2022 semester.

Students who received a grade point average of 3.5 or better during the spring semester can now find their honor roll information posted online.


Truman Announces List of Fall Graduates

Truman has released the names of students who graduated at the conclusion of the fall semester.

"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