For Admitted Seniors

Congratulations on your admission to Mizzou! Whether you’re still deciding or have committed to attending Mizzou, you are invited to join us for Countdown: Mizzou, a series of virtual panels to help prepare you for life as a Tiger.

At these events, you’ll learn about:

  • Major categories and programs
  • Housing contracts and roommates
  • Campus life
  • Summer Welcome orientation

Check your application status page to see your selected major and its associated school or college. You’re welcome to attend as many events as you like to learn about all the academic areas that interest you (explore all our programs at majors.missouri.edu). Pick the dates that work best for you!

2021 Events

Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

Do you have an interest in medical school, plant biology, animal sciences, conservation, agriculture, event planning or sport management? We have a major for you! Join our faculty, staff, and current students for an engaging and informative session about how our college can set you up for success through undergraduate research opportunities, international experiences, service-learning, clubs, and real-world learning labs.

March 11, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

April 14, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

Arts & Science

Welcome, future A&S tiger! Join the College of Arts and Science for a virtual session just for you, our newly admitted class of 2025. Meet the undergraduate dean, one of our award-winning A&S professors, and current students who will talk about the A&S experience and answer questions about the most academically diverse college at the University of Missouri.

Whether you’re coming to major in one of the oldest disciplines (Math, Music, Philosophy), one of the newest (Digital Storytelling, Constitutional Democracy, Public Administration), or any of our other two dozen degree programs (and almost 70 additional minors and certificates!), we’re here to challenge and support you to take your education beyond the classroom into research, study abroad, service learning, leadership, and internships to prepare you for the rest of your life. Join us for an evening with the college whose students learn not what to think, but how.

March 1, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

April 13, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

Business

Whether you are studying Accountancy, Economics, Marketing, Management, Finance, or International Business; Mizzou’s Trulaske College of Business is excited to share how we take our students outside the classroom with experiential learning, study abroad opportunities, Camp Trulaske, internships, and professional development. Join us to hear from our current students and recent alumni on why they loved their Trulaske experience, we will also hear from the Director of Business Career Services on how we prepare our students to get a head start in today’s competitive business market.

March 4, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

April 21, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

Education

Mizzou’s College of Education and Human Development prepares students for careers as teachers, curriculum leaders and online educators. Learn more about the education experience at Mizzou which is the highest performing teacher education program in the state.

March 10, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

April 22, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

Engineering

Engineers solve global problems, innovate, and better their communities. From creating virtual realities and protecting cybersecurity to developing energy and medical innovations, engineers do it all! Join Associate Dean Roger Fales to explore Engineering education and all it has to offer including our Mizzou Engineering traditions and learning-based student orgs and clubs.

March 9, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

April 15, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

Health Professions

The MU School of Health Professions (SHP) is the University of Missouri system’s only school of health professions and the state’s only public health program located on a health sciences campus. With programs in rehabilitation, diagnostic and imaging sciences, and a satellite program of the University of Missouri–Kansas City College of Pharmacy, graduates of the School of Health Professions fill critical roles in health care.

Join us for Countdown Mizzou – Health Professions and meet Senior Associate Dean Dr. Stephanie Reid-Arndt, our recruitment coordinator Cheri Ghan, and some of our great student ambassadors. We’ll talk about our programs and answer any questions you may have.

March 15, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

April 26, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

Honors Students (Admitted)

Founded in 1958 as the nation’s first honors college, the MU Honors College is home to a diverse group of high-achieving students, with majors in nearly every discipline. We provide a dynamic academic environment, promote community and curiosity in the Honors Learning Community, engage your interests through one of our Scholars & Fellows programs, and have increased scholarship opportunities for our students. Join our Student Ambassadors, Admissions & Outreach Coordinator and Scholars & Fellows Coordinator to learn more about how Honors can take your Mizzou experience to the next level. You’ll also hear from various Honors faculty about opportunities that await you.

March 16, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

April 28, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

Human Environmental Sciences

The College of Human Environmental Sciences (HES) focuses on solutions that make a difference in the lives of everyone, every day. If you have a passion for making a meaningful difference in people’s lives, we have a program that can fulfill that desire—architecture/interior design, fashion merchandising and garment design, business and personal finance, health, nutrition and fitness, and child/family services.

Ranked as the #3 human sciences college with the #6 highest-paid human sciences graduates in the country, HES programs prepare students for in-demand careers immediately upon graduation. Major options also prepare students for graduate study or provide a strong foundation for pre-medicine, pre-physical therapy, and pre-law students. Join us to hear from current students and professors about these programs and what life is like in the HES family!

March 8, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

April 20, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

Journalism

In 1908, Walter Williams founded a school—the world’s first to offer a journalism degree, the Missouri School of Journalism. Our school is where storytellers of all kinds can find their voices by using them first. This hands-on philosophy of learning-by-doing is what we call the Missouri Method.

Missouri journalism students dive into their careers early, gaining hands-on, career ready experience staffing six professional newsrooms and two advertising agencies while still in school. The professional journalists who manage these outlets will double as your professors. Learn more about our real-world, hands-on newsrooms and agencies encompassing Strategic Communication, Advertising, Public Relations, Broadcast, Print and Digital News, Photojournalism, Magazine, Convergence, and Sports Journalism with a custom degree plan just for you, the storyteller.

March 2, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

April 12, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

Microbiology

Microbiology: it’s about the little things. Get your answers to the little things and the big ones at our Zoom meeting where you will have the chance to ask questions of our program director, academic advisor, a faculty member or 2, and some of our fabulous students! Learn why this growing program is the right fit for you, with small classes, opportunities to conduct research, and great preparation for med school, vet school, grad school, or a great job right after graduation!

March 18, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

Nursing

The School of Nursing continues to push forward with great new things. Our new building is starting to take shape. This space will have bright and open shared spaces to meet with classmates, and an expansive simulation center, and new technology throughout the building. Our NCLEX pass rates are still among the highest in the state and our students are securing jobs before they graduate. Our current students and advisors are looking forward to hearing your questions and sharing their insight. We can’t wait to see you at an upcoming event!

March 3, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

April 19, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

Undecided/Exploring Students

The Discovery Center is designed for students who are exploring multiple academic pathways. Our advisors work collaboratively with you to develop and accomplish your academic, career, and life goals and to find a fit between your interests, values, and abilities and what MU offers. In this session, our academic advisors will share more about how we will help you explore majors and navigate resources at Mizzou as a new student.

March 17, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST

April 27, 2021, 6:30 p.m. CST