Distinct By Design

Every aspect of your student journey is deliberately crafted to fulfill your needs, potential and impact.
Down Arrow
Student on Truman campus


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.
Our Academic Programs
Students on Truman campus

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 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.

Kirk Memorial

Education Department Receives $20,000 Teacher Recruitment Grant

The Truman Education Department has been awarded $20,000 for the efforts of recruiting and retaining future teachers in the Master of Arts in Education (MAE) program.

Art Class

Student Exhibit on Display in Pickler Library

Fall 2021 art and Latin students worked together to create “The Descent is Easy: Illustrating Vergil’s Underworld,” exhibit which will be on display this spring in Pickler Memorial Library outside Special Collections located on the third floor of the library.

Forensics Lab

OSR Seeks Summer Research Proposals

The Office of Student Research is accepting TruScholars proposals for research and creative scholarship conducted during the eight-week summer term, June 6-July 29.

Trek Talk

Planetarium to Host “Trek Talk” Lecture Series

“Trek Talk,” a new lecture series at the Del and Norma Robison Planetarium, will kick off Jan. 25.

Graduation Cap

December Graduation List Released

Truman has published the names of students who graduated at the conclusion of the fall semester.

"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