Hosted by the Mizzou Alumni Association, all first-year students are invited to participate in Tiger Walk. The students run through the columns toward Jesse Hall to symbolize their entrance into the university.
Jesse Hall is the central administrative building for the University of Missouri, featuring columns from Academic Hall (destroyed by fire in 1892).
Built in 1926, Memorial Union honors Missouri students who died in combat and serves as a community center for the campus.
The University of Missouri is one of only six public universities in the U.S. with schools of medicine, veterinary medicine, engineering, agriculture and law all on one campus within walking distance, which makes MU a highly interdisciplinary and collaborative campus.
Established in 1915, the University of Missouri libraries are available for research, meetings, training and study. Ellis Library, featured here, is at the heart of the Missouri campus.
Points of Pride
Missouri is the largest U.S. supplier of radioisotopes for diagnosing and treating cancer.
Missouri has partnered with global company Siemens Healthineers to create innovations in rural health.
Missouri ranks in the top ten nationally for undergraduate research.
Missouri is one of only six public institutions in the nation with schools or colleges of medicine, veterinary medicine, engineering and a law school all on the same campus.
Missouri is the largest public university in the state of Missouri and is one of only 34 public U.S. universities to be selected for membership in the prestigious Association of American Universities.