Distinct By Design

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


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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We combine the foundational principles of the liberal arts & sciences with dynamic experiential learning to develop multi-dimensional professionals for the modern world.
Our Curriculum

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 23 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.

Bulldog B.I.T.E. Awards Winners After Virtual Finals

Victor Wei, a freshman computer science and business administration double major, won the 2020 Bulldog B.I.T.E. elevator pitch competition.

Future Nurse Hopes to Heal with Music

Zoe Frantom, a senior nursing major from Arlington Heights, Ill., recently won a $500 prize by sharing her appreciation for a liberal arts education. She wanted to attend a liberal arts institution due to a multitude of interests, particularly music and medicine.

JBA Moves Online for 2020

Since 1985, JBA has offered highly talented middle school and junior high students a head start on their future university careers by allowing them to spend three weeks as college freshmen.

"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