We are excited you are interested in visiting UMKC! On your visit, you will have the opportunity to tour the campus with a student ambassador, meet with a staff member in the Office of Admissions, as well as meet with your academic area of interest by request. If you are taking the campus tour and meeting with an Admissions staff member, please allow one hour and 45 minutes to complete your visit. All daily visits are held Monday-Friday unless otherwise noted.

A standard weekday visit is composed of a meeting with a member of the Office of Admissions and touring the campus with a student ambassador. If you are interested in an academic appointment, please schedule your visit at least one week in advance so that we can make accommodations. Academic appointments can last from 30 minutes to two hours, depending upon the particular academic area of interest.


General Daily Visit

Admission visits provide a general overview of UMKC, including

  • Admission application steps and deadlines
  • Financial Aid and Scholarship information
  • Highlights of academic and honors' programs
  • Outline of on-campus living and extracurricular opportunities
  • Next steps to becoming a 'Roo

Following the Overview, guests will take a walking tour of campus with a current Student Ambassador and enjoy lunch in the Dining Hall.

Schedule a general visit with UMKC.

Available in the evening? Join us for the Twilight Tour Tuesdays that run from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.. Register for a Twilight Tour by typing "Twilight" into the search box.

Bloch School of Management

The Bloch School of Management develops entrepreneurial and innovative leaders to meet changing global demands and advances knowledge and practice through excellent teaching, scholarship, outreach and service.

Majors within the Bloch School

  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate

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School of Computing and Engineering

Did you know that Kansas City is one of the nation's greatest engineering and computing communities? Our location gives students the unique opportunity to enrich their education through internships, co-ops and professional networks.

Majors within SCE

  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Electrical Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering

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College of Arts and Sciences

The College of Arts and Sciences has 18 departments and more than 25 degree options. You can double-major, or supplement your degree with any of our available minor programs. Our advisers have the skills and experience to help you navigate the university and achieve your goals.

Majors in Arts and Sciences

  • Architecture, Urban Planning + Design (AUPD)
  • Art and Art History
  • Communication Studies
  • English Language and Literature
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures
  • Philosophy
  • Theatre
  • Chemistry
  • Geosciences
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Economics
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • School of Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Dentistry
  • Pre-Veterinary Science
  • Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Pre-Dental Hygiene
  • Pre-Law

Visit with AUPD, Communication Studies, Psychology, or Studio Art

Schedule a visit with all other areas

Dental Hygiene

Licensed dental hygienists are in demand by many types of employers, from the dentist to the U.S. military. And graduates from the Division of Dental Hygiene are at the leading edge of their profession because their intensive training allows them to move freely within a wide range of settings or to pursue an advanced graduate degree.

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School of Nursing and Health Studies

At the School of Nursing and Health Studies, we prepare nurses and health leaders to meet the needs of individuals, families and communities in Kansas City and other urban, rural and underserved communities.

Majors within School of Nursing and Health Studies

  • Health Sciences
  • Pre-Licensure BSN

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The Conservatory of Music and Dance

The UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance is internationally recognized as a center for artistic excellence, innovation and engagement within our communities. In rehearsals, in class and on stage, students interact with an exceptionally gifted faculty and with leading visiting artists in ways that are supportive, yet rigorous.

Majors within the Conservatory

  • Composition
  • Music Theory
  • Musicology
  • Jazz Studies
  • Vocal Studies
  • Dance
  • Keyboard Studies
  • Instrumental Studies
  • Music Education
  • Music Therapy

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School of Pharmacy

Students who earn a Doctor of Pharmacy degree at UMKC become the medication experts on healthcare teams. Our students are involved in far-reaching, impactful healthcare initiatives guided by compassionate, nationally recognized faculty and instructors. Experience professional excellence at its best.

Majors within Pharmacy

  • Pharm.D.

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School of Biological Sciences

The degree programs of the School of Biological Sciences prepare students for the rigors of medical or dental school, or for direct entry into fields ranging from conservation to clinical laboratory science to research. With a degree in biology, you will be equipped for many exciting careers should your goals change along the way.

Majors within Biological Sciences

  • Biology
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Dentistry
  • Pre-Health
  • Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Pre-Dental Hygiene
  • Pre-Veterinary Science

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University College

Not sure what to major in yet? You're not alone. Many students entering college aren't sure about their major. University College is designed to help you explore your interests among UMKC's 120+ majors and minors and then transition into a major with a plan for graduating. Our team facilitates your decision-making process through classes and individual meetings.

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School of Medicine

The School of Medicine's fast-track program allows students to enter medical school after graduating from high school and earn their B.A. and M.D. in just six years. The year-round program builds a strong foundation in medical science and clinical skills, integrated with the liberal arts and humanities.

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School of Education

Since 1954, UMKC's School of Education has established innovative teaching methods and community-focused programs that result in practitioners who positively influence children and families in urban communities. Our 18 undergraduate and graduate programs prepare nearly 1,300 students to serve as teachers, school counselors, principals, PK-12 and higher education administrators, counseling psychologists and mental health professionals. Learn here; serve anywhere.

Majors within Education

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Education
  • Middle School Education
  • Music Education
  • Secondary Education
  • K-12 Education

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