Finding the major that's right for you isn't rocket science – unless you want it to be

With more than 280 degree programs available at MU, you can choose the major or minor that perfectly suits you.

Free campus resources help students achieve academic success

MU offers many on-campus resources that can help students succeed in their classes.


Student Charge, E.Z. Charge provide on-campus payment options

Student Charge and E.Z. Charge provide students with alternatives to cash and credit cards with on campus costs.


How to budget, manage credit at college

Students can receive help managing their finances while at MU through the Tigers Credit Union and Office for Financial Success.


Parks and recreation areas surround Columbia

Sometimes in college you just need to escape for a while. Columbia has a great variety of urban areas and nature trails to meet your outdoorsy needs.

Getting along with your roommate(s)

Having a roommate is nothing to be afraid of. No matter the situation, there are ways to work around any type of issue.


How to make your student staff happy

Student staff members live and interact with students in the residence halls every day. They act as resources for the students, answering questions, offering guidance and helping them adjust to college life.

What to bring and what to leave

A first-year student's guide to packing for college.

A guide to dining halls at MU

Navigating MU's many dining halls can be tricky — however, we can help. Read on to learn which dining halls have the best of what and when the best time to eat at each is.

Cheering sections are great way to get involved on campus

Organized cheering sections are available for football, volleyball, men's basketball and baseball teams.

The shops in downtown Columbia have something for every budget

Check out these college friendly, cheap and high-end clothing stores that'll send you to class looking great.

Shop under one roof at Columbia Mall

If you are looking for shoes, clothing, books or accessories, you can find them in multiple shops all under one roof.

MU Student Health Center provides on-campus health care

The MU Student Health Center's goal is for every student to be able to call and see a doctor the same day, for whatever illness a student might have.

What to bring to dress for Missouri weather and MU life

Knowing what to bring to weather the seasons at MU can be challenging. We have all your basic essentials and little extra to help you adjust your wardrobe. 

Wringing out the details of laundry

For some incoming freshmen, laundry can be a scary factor of living on your own.  Here are all the ins and outs of doing laundry on campus. 

Painting rock M is one of Missouri's oldest traditions

The rock M was made from leftover bricks from the building of Memorial Stadium in 1927, and each August incoming freshman paint it.

Guide to campus dining options at Mizzou

Dining hall food can get a bit monotonous after a while. Break up your normal eating habits with these great retail locations that are all conveniently located on campus. 

Local expert discusses effects of sleep deprivation

Munish Goyal, an assistant professor of neurology at MU, gives some answers about not getting enough sleep.

Recreational sports provide stress relief

The MU Student Recreational Complex offers RecSports, which includes a variety of options and sports for members.

Missouri GOP gubernatorial primary to be based on candidates' business success

The Republican gubernatorial primary candidates come from a variety of backgrounds, though the majority list business savvy and top-notch educations among their qualifying traits.