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Your academic possibilities are endless at MSU, where our majors and programs range from A to Z.
Find out if MSU is the right place for you by taking a campus tour or attending one of our special visit days.
Our lower-than-average cost and varied financial aid options make MSU an unbeatable value and a great investment for your future.
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Our students are passionate - passionate about making a difference, researching the next frontier and pursuing their studies around the globe and into their future careers. MSU can help you find and follow your passion.
Whether you live on campus or commute from home, the MSU campus has something for you. Find your place at MSU by getting involved, enjoying free activities and events, and cheering on the Bears.
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Missouri State University
901 South National Avenue
Springfield, MO 65897
Office location: Carrington Hall 204
Toll-free: (800) 492-7900
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