Profile: University of Missouri - St. Louis

Fast Facts

Location:St. Louis
On Campus:10%
  • Fall 08/21-12/16
  • Spring 01/16-05/12

Tuition & Payments

You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
EVEN - Host campus accepts no more students than it sends out.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:

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Receive From Canada

Campus Diversity
1%Native/First Nation
0%Hawaiian/Pacific Island
2%Two or more races

Campus Profile

UMSL Points of Pride: UMSL is ranked 14th nationally in a survey of "Best College and University Civic Partnerships." Five UMSL programs are ranked among the top 20 nationally in the Academic Analytics Faculty Productivity Index. They are: counselor education, information systems, criminology, evolutionary biology and teaching and learning. The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice is ranked second nationally by the Journal of Criminal Justice for scholarly research, and fourth nationally by U.S. News & World Report for the department's doctoral program. The International Business program at UMSL was ranked 14th nationally by U.S. News & World Report in 2014 its twelfth year in the top 20.

Campus Location - UMSL is located in a largely residential area between St. Louis City and St. Louis County. The grounds were once a golf course, giving the campus a rolling green appearance. It is near Lambert International Airport. The campus has two Metrolink stops, allowing for easy access to many other parts of St. Louis.

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Anthropology: Anthropology, Archaeology

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Education, Art History, Drawing, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Studio Art

Athletics: Physical Education

Biological Sciences: Biology/Life Science, Biotechnology

Business: Accounting, Business Administration, Finance/Banking, International Business, Logistics, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Public Administration

Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry

Communications: Communication

Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice, Criminology

Earth Sciences: Astronomy, Astrophysics

Economics: Economics

Education: Communications, Early Childhood, Educational Studies, Elementary Education, Junior High/Middle School, Music, Physical Education, Secondary Education, Social Science Education, Spanish, Special Education, Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)

Engineering: Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

English: Creative Writing, English

Foreign Language: Chinese (some courses), French, German, Japanese, Spanish

General Studies: Gender Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies, Liberal Studies

Health and Safety Sciences: Nursing, Optometry

History: History

Information Studies: Computer Science, Information Systems

International Studies: International Relations, International Studies

Mathematics: Mathematics

Performing Arts: Music, Music Education, Music Performance, Theater Arts/Drama

Philosophy/Religious Studies: Philosophy

Physics: Applied Physics, Astrophysics, Materials Sciences, Physics

Political Science: American Political Science, Government, International Affairs/Relations, Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs, Public Policy Studies

Pre-Professional : Optometry Pre-Professional

Psychology: Psychology

Recreation: Non-Profit Programs Management

Sociology/Social Work: Gender Studies, Social Work, Sociology, Womens Studies

Closed Programs
Engineering, Nursing

Some advanced teaching is restricted.

Notable Academic Programs
Criminal Justice - Ranked top 10 in the country
International Business - Ranked top 20 in the country
Criminology - Ranked top 10 in the country

Unique Academic Programs
Criminal Justice
Theater Arts/Drama

Special Options
Honors Access: Yes

Registration Priority GPA and Other Academic Requirements Exchange Preferences Mid-Year Exchange Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students Summer Exchange International Students (Visa Students)
Tuition and Fees Per Semester - Plan A Students Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 5/17/2017.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status

Important Notes: Costs are for AY2017-18. All students, regardless of Plan, are responsible for any additional supplemental course fees. Many courses have course fees or supplemental fees. Some course/supplemental fees are used to support additional costs of instruction or for supplies and materials. Others are used for the development, maintenance or improvement of the course.

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $1499 per semester.

Financial Aid
Plan A
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to eligible incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.

For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:

Use FAFSA CODE: 002519

Plan B
For eligible Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
On-Campus Housing Per Semester Off-Campus Housing Meal Plans Per Semester Notes About Meal Plans
Costs are for AY2016-17.

All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.