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

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

Walking campus tours

9:30 – 12:00 p.m.  
Meet at the bronze Bear statue north of Plaster Student Union

Please allow 30 to 40 minutes for the complete tour. Last tour departs at noon.

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. – 1:00 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.

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

10:15 – 10:45 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. – 1:00 p.m.
Tours available at most residence halls

See the different residence hall room layouts and building amenities.

10:30 a.m.

Career Center presentation

10:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Plaster Student Union, room 308

Hear about the great career resources available to all Missouri State students.

11:00 a.m.

Admission presentation

11:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Plaster Student Union Theater

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

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. 

Business as a Bear

11:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Davis-Harrington Welcome Center auditorium

Work with our staff to apply for admission, pay your confirmation fee, complete a housing contract, and submit your meningitis vaccination and documentation.

11:30 a.m.

Student panel session

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

Students share their experiences about choosing Missouri State.

Study Away presentation

11:30 – 12:00 p.m. 
Plaster Student Union, room 308

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

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.

Multicultural programs presentation

12:00 – 12:30 p.m.
Plaster Student Union, room 313

Learn how multicultural programs can help you get engaged on campus and in the community.

O'Reilly Clinical Health Sciences and Professional Building

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
11:50- 1:00 p.m. departures. Rotating shuttles depart from PSU North shuttle stop approximately every 30 minutes.

Explore O'Reilly Clinical Health Sciences and Professional Building which house our nursing and biomedical science departments.

Brick City Art & Design

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
11:50- 1:00 p.m. departures. Rotating shuttles depart from PSU North shuttle stop approximately every 30 minutes.

Explore Brick City Art & Design facilities.

David D. Glass Hall, College of Business

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Guided tours at 12:10 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. Enter through the northeast doors.

Explore the renovated and expanded facilities, including 4 new learning labs, within the College of Business.

12:30 p.m.

Admission presentation

12:30 – 1:00 p.m.
Plaster Student Union Theater

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

Transfer admission presentation

12:30 – 1:00 p.m.
Plaster Student Union, room 308

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

1:00 p.m.

Student panel session

1:00 – 1:20 p.m. 
Plaster Student Union Theater

Students share their experiences about choosing Missouri State.

Explore our facilities

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

Missouri State Bookstore

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Meyer Library

9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Level 1 Games Center

11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Plaster Student Union, first floor