WELCOME to the University of Missouri - Kansas City's

Hello and Welcome to the Office of International Student Affairs at UMKC. Here at UMKC, we are committed to providing culturally sensitive services of the highest quality.

We are located in the new Student Success Center on the Ground Floor (G-04) with our own entrance on the North side of the building.

As the campus office devoted to international students, we strive to create an environment that allows for successful educational and personal experiences through orientation, advising, programs and outreach. 

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The International Student Ambassaors Program is highly competitive scholarship program for international students.  Applicants will be rewarded a yearly scholarship of $2,400. 

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Selected applicants will be required to participate in an interview as part of the selection.

  • Dedicate 5 hours per week to the International Student Affairs Office
  • Plan and promote student activities and services
  • Attend orientation and campus visit days
  • Act as a primary contact for prospective and recently admitted students
  • You must be officially enrolled at UMKC as a full time international student for a minimum of one semester
  • Possess an overall grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Commit to 1 full academic year
  • Turn in an application with 2 recommendation letters by February 26, 2015

Questions? Contact or call 816-235-1113

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Mailing Address:
International Student Affairs,
Student Success Center,
UMKC, 5000 Holmes Street,
Kansas City, MO 64110-2499
Office Location:
International Student Affairs,
Student Success Center,
5000 Holmes Street, G-04
Kansas City, MO 64110
Phone: 816-235-1113
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Office Hours
Monday - Friday:
           (8 a.m - 7 p.m.)