Participants must meet the below criteria to qualify:
If you meet the qualification criteria but did not received notification from UCM, please contact Dr. Robynn Kuhlmann at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you choose this option, you don't have to complete any additional work. Enrollees will receive a "P" grade (passed). Transcripts may be requested after December 2018. Follow the instructions on the "How to Enroll" menu option below to complete your registration.
If you choose this option, you would need to write and submit a short 3-5 pages paper due on April 5, 2019. You will earn three credit hours with a letter grade of A-D based upon the paper you submit. A description of the course and objectives can be found on this course syllabus. You will need internet access as all work will be submitted online. After you enroll for the credits, an email confirmation will go out to the account provided on your original Boys or Girls State application. Credits will be awarded for the Spring 2019 semester and transcripts will be available after May, 2019.
An email confirmation will be sent to you within 7 days of processing your enrollment.
Tuition for this special college credit opportunity is a flat $85 per credit hour. This is a 70% savings compared to our regular undergraduate tuition rate.
Total tuition cost for credit option I, $170.
Total tuition for credit option II, $255.
Refunds are not allowed once application has been processed. Payments should be made out to UCM.
UCM will email a billing statement to your UCM Gmail account. A paper statement will also be mailed to your home address.
Financial aid is not available for this college credit option. Deliquent accounts will be turn over to a collections agency.
No, these credits are offered for college credit only. However, UCM's Dual Credit
Office is the unit responsible for processing these credits; hence, the dual credit
references throughout this site.
No, the application fee is waived for Boys and Girls State participants when applying
for this particular college credit opportunity. Ignore the application charges. Fees
will adjust witthin 48 hours.
Yes! If you are interested in attending UCM and becoming a Political Science or International Studies major you could benefit from a $500 (non-renewable) scholarship. Recipients are incoming Freshman at UCM who have, with full participation, satisfactorily completed the Missouri Boys or Girls State program. Applicants must submit a letter of intent and their composite ACT scores by April 5, 2019 to Dr. Robynn Kuhlmann.
Yes, as long as the form is postmarked by the deadline, it will be accepted.
No, deadlines are strongly enforced.
No, switching between options is not allowed. Once your enrollment application has
been processed, you will be locked in that option.
Transfer policies vary by institution, by your chosen major and whether you have a
minor. Contact the institution you are planning to attend to verify the transferability
of these credits. Only the receiving institution can confirm if, and how, these credits
will be accepted. You may want to send this course syllabus to your academic advisor for content evaluation. These credits are recorded as POLS
1244 - Workshop in Political Science.
Refunds are only allowed under extenuating circumstances. Students are responsible
for verifying the transferability of these credits as policies vary by institution
and major/minor chosen. Transferability issues are not considered extenuating circumstances.
To transfer your credits out you will need to request and pay for an official transcript.