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Complete this on-line application. Admissions criteria can be reviewed at

Application Fee

All applicants are required to pay a $30.00 nonrefundable application fee, payable via credit card at the completion of the application. Your credit card will be charged immediately upon submission of the information. Your application is not complete until the fee has been paid.


Applications are accepted until the day prior to the first day of class each semester.

Contact Information

The on-line application still requires transcripts, supplemental information, etc., be sent to the Office of Admissions at the University of Central Missouri. All documentation becomes the property of the university and cannot be copied or returned

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
University of Central Missouri
1400 Ward Edwards Building
Warrensburg, MO 64093



If you have previously attended the University of Central Missouri since your high school graduation, you must apply for readmission. Copies of transcripts from any institution you have attended since last attending the University of Central Missouri must also be submitted

Fraudulent Applications

An individual who intentionally withholds or provides false information on the application for admission is subject to denial of admissions or immediate dismissal. Carefully review your completed information for accuracy.


Include all last names (i.e., maiden) under which your records may be stored

High School Transcript

Have your high school send certification of your high school graduation or an official copy of your final high school transcript showing high school graduation date.

ACT/SAT Scores

All new freshmen must complete the ACT assessment. Request that your scores be sent directly to the University of Central Missouri by ACT.

SAT scores may substitute for ACT. However, academic advising and course placement relies heavily on the ACT data available to your advisor. If possible, provide ACT scores. Centrals ACT score is 2272.

Transfer Credit

All previous academic work, including college courses taken while in high school, must be reported. Official transcripts must be mailed directly to the Office of Admissions from the registrar's office of each institution you previously attended. Transcripts are also required if you withdrew or received no credit. Your admission file is not complete until all official transcripts are received.

Citizenship/Immigration Status

If you are not a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S., do not use this application. The international application is available at Questions about the international application process can be asked by e-mail


Initial residency classification is determined by information you provide on the application. If you are living or attending school outside of Missouri, if you recently moved to Missouri, or if you graduated from high school outside the state of Missouri, you may be classified as a nonresident for tuition purposes. It is the student's responsibility to provide any additional information that may be required to make an accurate residency determination. If you have questions about residency, please contact the Office of Admissions.