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

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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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.
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Our People

Driven Students, Dynamic Faculty, A World of Opportunity

Our Impact

Ranked the #1 Public School in the Midwest for 25 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.

Sarah

Non-Traditional Student Pursues Art Dream

Most students come to college with dreams of preparing for their future careers. By the time 57-year-old Sarah Tolliver arrived on campus this fall, she already had a career behind her, and her goal after graduation is solely to pursue her passion: art.

Mid-Scream

Campus Hosts New Mid-Scream Series Oct. 11-12

Mid-Scream, a series of mini events designed to help students relax and take a break from studying, will take place Oct. 11-12.

Library

Academic Affairs Sponsors Campus Think Tank

Academic Affairs will host TruSolutions regarding campus climate from 7-9 p.m. on Oct. 12 in the Student Union Building Georgian Room.

Akela

Alumna and Movie and TV Writer/Producer to Participate in Virtual Event

Television and movie writer Akela Cooper will share her experiences in the film industry through a virtual event at 7 p.m. on Oct. 13 via Zoom.

"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