Information for parents & families
Applications open August 1
It’s a big decision. Mizzou has big opportunities.
It’s an exciting time for you and your family. Choosing where your student will begin their higher-education journey is a unique opportunity to set them on the path towards major success. No matter what point you’re at in your college search, we’re here to help your family navigate the application process and the transition to college life.
Discover why so many students and their families choose Mizzou.
Who chooses Mizzou?
Looking for a world-class university that prepares students for exciting careers? You’re in the right place.
Mizzou delivers real value
93.5% of Mizzou graduates report successful career outcomes within only six months of graduation.
Outstanding student support
Mizzou’s student services and supportive staff are here to ensure your child thrives as an individual as well as a student. We offer resources to help keep students happy, healthy and successful — on campus and beyond.
First-rate and within reach
Help your student navigate costs, scholarships and all the available financial aid options for paying for college, including establishing Missouri residency for even greater savings during their junior, sophomore and senior years.