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Student Development and Public Affairs

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The Student Development and Public Affairs unit is devoted to student success. There are a broad range of offerings to help students achieve their academic goals and to become involved in the Public Affairs mission of the University.

Welcome to Student Development and Public Affairs

This video provides a quick overview about the Missouri State University academic unit that supports student success and the Public Affairs mission of the University.

SDPA Departments

To learn more about support and services, explore the departments within Student Development and Public Affairs.

2019-2020 Public Affairs Conference

Digital technology has transformed the way we live, work and play. But innovation often comes with a price. This year’s theme will investigate the impacts and opportunities of the digital world in which we live.

Student Immersion Trips

Immersion programs provide opportunities for students to volunteer in the community; learning more about a communities culture and social issues, and growing as a volunteer into an Active Citizen.

Publications and Reports

Learn more about Student Development and Public Affairs through their Annual Report and the eJournal of Public Affairs. The SDPA Annual Report for 2018-2019 is available for downloading.

Interdisciplinary Studies

The Interdisciplinary Studies page houses two degree programs intended for students who are interested in building their own academic path through a unique combination of courses and disciplines at Missouri State