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Take a Virtual Tour of Campus

Get a feel for our park-like campus without leaving home. Let our student tour guides introduce you to some of their favorite places through videos, photos and 360s.

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Truman’s Bulldog Advantage

Truman’s Bulldog Advantage

Exceptional academics and excellent job placement rates are just a few of the reasons students choose Truman, but there are so many more. Check out the top 10 reasons to attend Truman.

Why Truman?

Consistently Ranked Among the Nation’s Best

Consistently Ranked Among the Nation’s Best

For 22 consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges has ranked Truman as the No. 1 public school in the Midwest.

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Affordable Tuition + Generous Scholarship Program

Affordable Tuition + Generous Scholarship Program

Approximately half of our seniors graduate without any federal student loan debt because of the many ways we help you fund your education.

Cost & Financial Aid

Faces of Truman

Faces of Truman

Ambitious, curious, creative students. Dedicated faculty. Successful alumni.

Our Stories

Summer Visits

Summer Visits

Experience our friendly and welcoming campus. Attend a Saturday Showcase visit event or schedule a personalized individual visit–the choice is yours.

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Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2020

Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2020

Discover your passions and develop your intellect. Your application is your first step.

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Student Loans Available Through University FoundationStudent Loans Available Through University Foundation

July 22, 2019

Students with financial needs that may interfere with their ability to continue their education can seek assistance through the Truman State University Foundation Loan Program.

New Program Aims to Support Campus EntrepreneursNew Program Aims to Support Campus Entrepreneurs

July 22, 2019

The University has established the Entrepreneurship Fellow program, a collaborative partnership between the Academic Affairs and Advancement offices, designed to coordinate and expand entrepreneurship education efforts on campus.

"Young Frankenstein" to Run July 25-27"Young Frankenstein" to Run July 25-27

July 22, 2019

Based on the 1974 comedy film of the same name, "Young Frankenstein" follows Frederick Frankenstein – grandson of the infamous monster creator Victor Frankenstein – after he inherits his family's estate in Transylvania.

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#1
public university in the Midwest for 22 consecutive years
U.S. News & World Report

#1
value in the nation among public colleges & universities
Consumers Digest

#7
master's university in the nation
Washington Monthly