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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.


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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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 26 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.

Graduate at Commencement

Commencement Scheduled for Dec. 17

The fall commencement ceremony to honor graduates will begin at 11 a.m. Dec. 17 in Pershing Arena.

Winners of pitch competition

Winners Announced for Business Entrepreneurial Pitch Competitions

More than 50 high school and college students participated in the Bulldog B.I.T.E. competition and Bulldog Pitch Day.

Football team

Football Claims Third America’s Crossroads Bowl Victory

Truman football won their third straight America’s Crossroads Bowl, Dec. 3.

Theatre Hosts Auditions for “The Mousetrap”

Theatre Hosts Auditions for “The Mousetrap”

Auditions for “The Mousetrap” by Agatha Christie will take place at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5 in the Blackbox Theatre.

Work from Kit Cork's capstone project.

Capstone Exhibitions to be Displayed in Art Gallery

The University Art Gallery will present this semester’s capstone exhibition from Dec. 5-10 in Ophelia Parrish 1114.

"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