University of Missouri, St Louis (UMSL)

Saint Louis, MO

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University of Missouri, St Louis

University of Missouri, St Louis Student Essentials

University of Missouri, St Louis Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Large City Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Rivermen
Website: www.umsl.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $7,737
Out-of-State Tuition: $19,905
Retention Rate: 74%
Enrollment: 15,979
Year Established: 1963

About UMSL

One of the largest universities in the state and the largest in the city of St. Louis, University of Missouri St. Louis offers comprehensive academics, student life opportunities and financial aid awards.

UM St. Louis has different categories of degree programs, including bachelors, masters, and undergraduate and graduate certificates.

Majors span the arts, sciences and professional fields, featuring well over 100 offerings, which include everything from Civil Engineering to Film Studies to Archaeology to Nursing.

Students may also take on specializations within their major. For example, a Music major may specialize in Jazz Studies and a Philosophy major may specialize in Ethics.

At the graduate level, students may pursue everything from an MFA in Creative Writing to a Master’s in Social Work to a degree in Optometry.

Student life also features diverse offerings, including campus events such as workshops and lectures, dozens of student organizations and community service activities. Within the city of St. Louis there is also much to be found in terms of shopping, eating and the arts.

Student financial aid awards are also plentiful. The school offers automatic scholarships, which are automatically given if students meet certain academic criteria. There are also other academic scholarships for which students may apply. Federal aid programs provide loans, grants and work-study.

In addition to an online application, freshmen applicants will need to submit test scores and transcripts. Undergraduate applicants that have a grade point average of 3.5 in certain high school courses are given automatic admission Minimum test score requirements are 1090 on the SAT and 24 on the ACT.

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UMSL Map & Location

University of Missouri, St Louis
1 University Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63121


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Getting Around UMSL

Walkability

Good walkability. We think you’ll enjoy walking in this area.

5/10
walk

Transit

Some transit. This area has limited public transportation.

5/10
rail

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Saint Louis, MO

Winter
Dec
43
27
Jan
40
24
Feb
45
28
Spring
Mar
56
37
Apr
67
47
May
76
57
Summer
Jun
85
67
Jul
89
71
Aug
88
69
Fall
Sep
80
61
Oct
69
49
Nov
56
38

UMSL Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 12,358
Freshman Class 1,398
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 15,979

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 2%
  • African American: 16%
  • Caucasian: 70%
  • Asian: 3%
  • Unknown and Other: 9%
Latino 2%
African American 16%
Caucasian 70%
Asian 3%
Unknown and Other 9%

Undergraduate 77%
Graduate 23%
Full-Time 38%
Part-Time 62%
Women 59%
Men 41%
International 3%
Domestic 97%

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