COVID-19 Updates for Mizzou Admissions

Preparing for college can be stressful even under normal circumstances. As all our lives have been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, we want to make sure that you get the information and help you need to continue your admissions journey.

This new reality will be an entirely different experience and all members of our community share a responsibility for the collective well-being and success of all Tigers. At Mizzou, we’re all in this together.

This page is where new information from the Office of Admissions will be posted, so please check it regularly.

The overall campus plan is available on the Show Me Renewal site.


My ACT or SAT testing date was canceled and I don’t have a test score. What now?

We know there are a lot of students in this situation. We have reviewed our admissions policies and are offering an option to apply without a test score for 2021. Review our admission requirements to learn more.

Can I apply without an ACT or SAT score?

Yes. In response to the pandemic, we have reviewed our admissions policies and are offering an option to apply without a test score for 2021. Review our admission requirements to learn more.

Can I apply for Fall 2021?

Yes! Click the Apply button at the top of this page to get started.

When will I find out a decision?

For students applying with a test score, you will usually find out 2-3 weeks from when we receive all of your documents. If you are applying without a test score, it could take 4-6 weeks to receive a decision.

How do I apply for scholarships?

You can find out more about our scholarships here . After you apply, check your Application Status Page for more scholarship opportunities.

I’ve been admitted to Mizzou. What should I do next?

Congratulations! Log into your Application Status Page to see your next enrollment steps. If you have questions, contact your Admissions Representative and they will happily walk you through the process.

I’m worried about making a college decision right now.

We know that this big decision is even harder right now. We’re here for you. Please contact us to find out more about why Mizzou might be a good fit or how to apply.

Visits & events

Will I still see my Mizzou Rep at my high school? At my school’s college fair?

We are evaluating all future events for the safety of our prospective students and admissions representatives. We are happy to schedule virtual appointments individually or by high school. Contact us.

When will Mizzou resume campus visits?

We are welcoming future Tigers to tour in-person now. Schedule your visit!

I would like to meet with an Admissions Representative or someone from the major I am interested in.

You can request a virtual appointment and someone will reach out to you to schedule your appointment(s).

Do you have virtual options if I am unable to travel to campus at this time?

Absolutely! We have a wide variety of virtual sessions available including Mizzou Overviews, current student panels and virtual tours.

General information about the Office of Admissions

Is the Office of Admissions open?

Yes, but virtual appointments are preferred at this time. Request your appointment.

Is Admissions staff available for help and support?

Yes! We are still available to help students and families with any questions or problems during our regular business hours.

How can I contact the Office of Admissions?

You can:

Still have questions? We’re here to help.

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