Showcase Schedule

Tentative schedule

Details about the Showcase schedule of events are being worked on and will be finalized soon. In the meantime, view last year's schedule below as an example of what usually takes place at Showcase.

Plan to arrive by 9:20 a.m. for check-in; many activities end by 11:30 a.m.

9:30 a.m.

Check-in

9:20 – 11:00 a.m.
Plaster Student Union, inside north entrance

Admission presentation

9:30 – 9:50 a.m.
Plaster Student Union Theater

Learn the basics of admission, financial aid, and housing for high school and college transfer students.

Career Center presentation

9:30 – 9:50 a.m.  
Plaster Student Union

Learn more about the services offered by our Career Center and how to successfully enter the world of work.

Meet the faculty

9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Plaster Student Union, third floor and ballroom

Each of our academic colleges will have faculty available to answer your questions.

Student life expo - PSU

9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Plaster Student Union, second floor

Visit with offices and program representatives from several campus organizations and student support services.

Campus shuttle tours

9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
Plaster Student Union, north entrance shuttle stop

Please allow approximately 30 minutes for tours. Last shuttle leaves at noon.

Foster Recreation Center tours

9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
Foster Recreation Center, enter through main doors from the south side

The Foster Recreation Center is a place for the entire campus community to work out, play and learn about healthy living.

Photo stations

9:30 – 12:00 p.m. 
Plaster Student Union, second floor and outside by bear statue

Create Showcase memories and pose with MSU props or the bear statue. Prints made on site.

10:00 a.m.

Honors College presentation

10:00 – 10:30 a.m. 
Plaster Student Union, room 313

High achieving students who meet the Honors College admission requirements are encouraged to attend. 

Admission presentation

10:00 – 10:20 a.m.
Plaster Student Union Theater

Learn the basics of admission, financial aid, and housing for high school and college transfer students.

Residence hall tours

10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Tours available at most residence halls

See the different residence hall room layouts and building amenities.

10:30 a.m.

Admission presentation

10:30 – 10:50 a.m.
Plaster Student Union Theater

Learn the basics of admission, financial aid, and housing for high school and college transfer students.

Student panel session

10:50 – 11:20 a.m. 
Plaster Student Union Theater

Students share their experiences about choosing Missouri State.

11:00 a.m.

Honors College presentation

11:00 – 11:30 a.m. 
Plaster Student Union, room 313

High achieving students who meet the Honors College admission requirements are encouraged to attend. 

11:30 a.m.

Study Away presentation

11:30 – 11:50 a.m. 
Plaster Student Union

Learn about opportunities to study and live abroad and gain valuable language and intercultural skills through our Study Away program.

Admission presentation

11:30 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.
Plaster Student Union Theater

Learn the basics of admission, financial aid, and housing for high school and college transfer students.

Lunch on your own

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Various dining options

Dining options include a specially priced buffet meal at the Garst Dining Hall (open 11:00 am - 2:00 pm) and dining options in the Plaster Student Union Food Court.

12:00 p.m.

Walking tours of campus

12:00 – 1:00 p.m. 
Meet at bronze bear statue north of the Plaster Student Union

See yourself at Missouri State by taking a walking campus tour with a current student. Multiple guides will be available to offer tours on demand. Please allow 30-45 minutes for the complete tour. Last tour leaves at 1:00 p.m.

Explore our facilities

The following facilities and services will also be open for our Showcase guests to visit:

Missouri State Bookstore

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Meyer Library

10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Level 1 Games Center

11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Plaster Student Union, first floor

Academic buildings

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.