Advocacy Tips

Make your Missouri Statement

Let people know you are a proud Missouri State Bear! Sharing your positive experiences allows your legislators to see Missouri State's significant impact.

Build relationships with your legislators

We encourage all members of our Missouri State community to continue the tradition of civic engagement. Getting to know your legislators and their staff is a great way to stay involved in Missouri State's Public Affairs mission. Find your Missouri Legislators! 

Know Talking Points and Legislative Priorities

Reviewing the current Talking Points and Legislative Priorities will help you understand what is most important to Missouri State. This information can guide your conversations with legislators.

Thank your legislators

Legislators are hard-working public servants. Be respectful of their views, even if they are different from your own. Let them know how much we appreciate their support of Missouri State and higher education.