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.
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.
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.
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.