Distinct By Design

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.


We combine the foundational principles of the liberal arts & sciences with dynamic experiential learning to develop multidimensional professionals for the modern world.
Our Academic Programs
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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.
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.

Rachel Humphrey and Bryan Heartsfield

Truman Alumni Reunite to Help Global Vaccine Efforts

Alumni Rachel Humphrey and Bryan Heartsfield are leading the way to make sure everyone in the world has access to the COVID-19 vaccine.

Students checking in for a summer session of the Joseph Baldwin Academy.

Summer Academies Return with Record Numbers

Truman hosted students for the Joseph Baldwin Academy (JBA), JBA Jr. and the ATSU-Truman Healthcare Academy. In-person camps returned this summer and participation levels were greater than pre-pandemic levels.

Ryan Nely

Alumnus Named Institutional Compliance Officer

Ryan Nely will serve as the University’s next institutional compliance officer. responsible for managing Truman’s compliance with Title IX, Title IV and Title VII.

"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