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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 & 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.

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What's Happening at Truman

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

Students wearing masks

Mask Policy Remains in Place, Will be Reviewed Nov. 5

After considering a variety of factors, including recent campus surveys, the number of active cases in Adair County, the advice of public health professionals and CDC guidance, Truman will continue the current mask policy and will review and reevaluate the policy by Nov. 5.

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Incentive Programs for Student Groups and Employees Encourage Vaccinations

In an effort to increase vaccination rates, the University is implementing two incentive programs – one for student groups and another for employees.

Family Day Oct. 2 - truman.edu/family-day/

Family Day Set for Oct. 2

Family Day welcomes parents, siblings and other family members to campus for a weekend of special activities ranging from Bulldog sporting events to theatre productions, as well as the annual Red Barn Arts and Crafts Festival.

Labyrinth Added to Former Fair Apartments Lot

Labyrinth Added to Former Fair Apartments Lot

A recent project has brought a new purpose to the former Fair Apartments lot.

"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