Knob Hill Barn 1892
University News, events, collegearts

UCM School of Visual and Performing Arts to Present Gala Event May 3

The dinner, concert, and post-concert party will take place on May 3 at the historic Knob Hill Barn 1892 in Knob Noster, Mo.

April 05, 2019
Charles Schwepker, Jr. Ph.D.
collegebusiness, University News, awards

Distinguished Marketing Professor Schwepker Receives Prestigious UCM Byler Award April 18

A 26-year faculty member in the Harmon College of Business and Professional Studies, Charles Schwepker, Jr. Ph.D., will receive the Byler Distinguished Faculty Award.

April 05, 2019
The Providers
University News, KMOS-TV, events

Free Public Screening of 'The Providers' Follows Rural Medical Practitioners and Their Impact on Patients

KMOS-TV and Capitol Cinema join the Independent Television Service documentary series “Independent Lens” to present a special community screening of the feature film “The Providers” at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 3 in Jefferson City.

April 02, 2019
President Roger J. Best, Ph.D.
University News, facstaff, events

UCM Celebrates Inauguration of 16th President Roger Best April 18

With the theme, ”Milestones,” to commemorate the University of Central Missouri’s rich history, the inauguration of Roger J. Best, Ph.D., as UCM’s 16th president takes place Thursday, April 18, in the Multipurpose Building.

March 29, 2019
University News, events

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents "Godspell: The Musical"

Tickets are now available for the University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance production of “Godspell: The Musical” Wednesday-Sunday, April 3-7 at the James L. Highlander Theatre on the UCM campus.

March 27, 2019
Gov. Mike Parson Remarks at STEAM Event
University News, events

Gov. Parson Kicks Off Middle School STEAM Event at UCM

Hundreds of students and their sponsors from throughout Central Missouri and the Kansas City region heard guest remarks by Missouri Gov. Mike Parson when he spoke during the Middle School STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) event Monday, March 25.

March 25, 2019
Bill Hawley
University News, facstaff

Best Turns to Hawley to Provide Leadership as Vice President of Finance and Operations

After considering his excellent performance and contributions on numerous initiatives, UCM President Roger Best today announced the appointment of Hawley as UCM’s Vice President for Finance and Operations, effective April 1.

March 25, 2019
Fred Rogers and Child
University News, KMOS-TV, events

Community Screening of the Acclaimed Story of Fred Rogers and "Mister Rogers'" Neighborhood

KMOS-TV and Capitol Cinema join the Independent Television Service documentary series “Independent Lens” to present a special community screening of the feature film “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?”

March 22, 2019
Brian Hughes
University News, awards

NATA Honors Hughes' Commitment to Professional Development Through National Award

Brian Hughes' volunteerism and commitment to what is both his passion and profession are now being recognized through the presentation of the National Athletic Trainers Association Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer Award.

March 21, 2019
UCM Students in Residence Hall
studentsuccess, University News

Pell-eligible Students Encouraged to Apply by May 1 for Limited UCM Housing Grants

Helping to make higher education more affordable to students who have financial need, the University of Central Missouri announces the UCM Housing Grant Program.

March 21, 2019
University of Central Missouri Seal
University News

UCM Board Authorizes Tuition Increases, Effective for Fall 2019

While continuing to make access and affordability priorities at the same time the institution must secure financial stability, the University of Central Missouri Board of Governors unanimously approved new academic fees, effective for the fall 2019 semester.

March 20, 2019
Yuankun Yao to Receive Governor's Award
University News, awards

Yuankun Yao Will Receive Governor's Excellence in Education Award

A longtime University of Central Missouri faculty member who previously was honored for his work at the college level, Yuankun Yao, professor in the School of Teaching and Learning, is now receiving statewide recognition.

March 15, 2019
DigiGirlz Event
University News, events

UCM Partners with Lee's Summit High School Students for 2019 Microsoft DigiGirlz Day

A total of six Lee’s Summit R-7 School District students, working with the University of Central Missouri Gigabit Lab, will assist with Internet of Things presentations at the 2019 Microsoft DigiGirlz Day.

March 14, 2019
UCM Administration Building
collegebusiness, University News, awards

UCM's Part-time MBA Recognized Among Nation's Best by U.S. News & World Report

One of the nation’s most popular sources for students to seek information that will help them in deciding which college or university best suits their education goals, U.S. News & World Report has ranked the University of Central Missouri among 2020 Best Graduate Schools for a part-time Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree.

March 14, 2019
MIC Open House
MIC, University News, events

Adult Learners Learn About Career Training, Available Scholarships at UCM Professional Training and Education Open House

Individuals interesting in launching new high-demand careers learned about training and scholarship opportunities at a Feb. 26 professional training and education open house hosted by the University of Central Missouri in cooperation with the Full Employment Council.

March 14, 2019
Chris Lang

Freshman Orientation Registration is Easy With This Video Tutorial

Follow along as Chris Lang, Assistant Director of New Student Programs at UCM, walks you through the orientation registration process.

March 01, 2018
New Year's Resolutions

5 New Year's Resolutions that UCM Makes Easy

As you return from the holiday break feeling refreshed and ready to take on a new semester, it’s good to have goals for what you’d like to accomplish. New Year’s resolutions can be hard to stick to, but here are a few that we can help you accomplish.

January 03, 2018
Winter Break

10 Things To Do Over College Winter Break

You’ve worked hard all semester. You’ve turned in your last assignment and taken your last final. It’s finally here: winter break. You’re stress-free and feeling relaxed, except now you’re...bored!? Well, before your mom starts handing you chores to do, here are a few ideas to keep you entertained:

December 22, 2017


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