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Undergraduate Admissions

Our Focus is Your Success

When you choose the University of Central Missouri for your undergraduate education, you’re choosing a true partner in your learning journey. We’ll be here every step of the way—from assisting you with applying to UCM to helping you choose from our to providing you with the student support and resources you need to graduate on time. We’ll also continue to work hard to ensure your college education is affordable.

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Funding Your Education

Obtaining your undergraduate degree is an investment in your future.  Our expert financial services staff is here to guide you through the process of funding your education. Learn More.

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Focus on Success

Our Success Advising Center is your go to resource from the start of your educational journey at UCM.  

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Find Your Major

UCM offers over 150 majors for you to pursue, and you will gain hands-on exprience in all of our innovative programs. 

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Undergraduate Admissions Requirement

Freshman Requirements:

  • an ACT score of 21 or higher and 2.0 GPA or
  • an ACT score of 20 and 2.85 GPA or
  • an ACT score of 19 and 2.95 GPA or
  • an ACT score of 18 and 3.25 GPA or
  • an ACT score of 17 and 3.45 GPA.
  • a Combined Percentile Index equal to or exceeding 100

For SAT takers: Scores listed under the Redesigned SAT Exam are based on the College Board’s new concordance table. Scores are subject to change.

If you don't meet the above requirements, you may still be admitted to UCM under our provisional admit program, contact us if you have any questions.

Transfer Requirements (24 or more post-high school credit hours:)

  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.

Transfer Requirements (23 or fewer post-high school credit hours:)

  • Achieve a 21 or higher on the ACT or 1060 on the SAT, or
  • Attain a combined percentile index equal to or exceeding 100.
  • Have a 2.0 or higher college GPA.

Steps to Apply

  • Send your scores to UCM using code 2272 (ACT) or 6090 (SAT).
  • Submit the admission application and $30 nonrefundable fee.
  • Send your transcripts (high school and college) to: 

Office of Admissions

University of Central Missouri

P.O. Box 800

1400 Ward Edwards 

Warrensburg, MO 64093

Fax: 660-543-8517



Your undergraduate admissions team is here to help you. Please contact us if you have any questions about UCM or the admissions process. Email us at or call 1-877-SAY-UCMO (877-729-8266) or 660-543-4290.




Undergraduate Admissions
PO Box 800, Ward Edwards 1400
Warrensburg MO, 64093
Tel: (660) 543 - 4290
Fax: (660) 543 - 8517


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