UMKC Proud: Recognition and Rankings
The University of Missouri-Kansas City is recognized nationally and internationally for the quality of its faculty, students, research and community leadership.
Thirteen UMKC students have been named Fulbright Scholars since 2000.
One of the top five gay-friendly campuses in the United States (Newsweek, 2011)
Two Pulitzer Prize winners are UMKC alumni or faculty.
Eight current faculty members have won prestigious Guggenheim Fellowships.
LEED Gold Level certification awarded to the Student Union (2011) and LEED certification awarded to Herman and Dorothy Johnson Residence Hall (2010)
Bloch School of Management among 5 percent of business schools worldwide accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
Honorable mention "bicycle-friendly" university (2011-2014)
Association of Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education STARS Silver Rating (2012-2014)