ASM developed the innovative academic support program, Supplemental Instruction, and now houses the International Center for SI. It is also home to the Video-based SI program that provides a unique learning experience for UMKC students as well as rural high-school students. In addition, individual tutoring for math and science courses is available through the Math and Science Resource Center. ASM also administers an AmeriCorps grant, Jumpstart, which pairs UMKC students with preschool children to help them get an early start on learning.
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Admissions collaborates with each academic unit as well as many campus departments on recruiting efforts such as our Freshmen and Transfer Orientations, Campus Visit Days, student receptions, High School and Community College counselor visit programs, “Make High School Count” presentations, and many other events both on and off campus.
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Career Services is a centralized career development office dedicated to offering comprehensive and relevant career development programming. Services offered include individual career counseling and exploration appointments and workshops, outreach and professional development workshops/ events, networking opportunities for students and employers to connect in a variety of venues, and diverse online career resources to meet our constituents’ needs, including Roo Career Network.
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The Counseling Center provides a full range of assessment, psychiatry, crisis and risk consultation, substance abuse prevention, and programming services to our campus community. The Center is a nationally accredited training program for doctoral interns in the field of counseling and clinical psychology. Additionally, the Center serves as a key partner on the University's Case Management Team for assisting distressed and disturbed students.
Student Health and Wellness (SHW) provides primary health care to students including treating acute and stable chronic illnesses, acute and preventative women's health care, allergy shots and immunizations, and a student pharmacy. Student Health and Wellness also provides Health Promotions outreach presentations for the campus community and is a partner with Counseling to provide the MindBody Connection to our students.
Testing Services serves the entire campus community by administering national standardized admissions examinations, licensure and certification examinations, and university assessments in conjunction with the UMKC Office of Institutional Research, Assessment, and Planning.
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The Office of Services for Students with Disabilities (OSSD) assists the campus community in providing equal access to all educational opportunities. OSSD coordinates accommodations with instructors and utilizes new and available technologies as needed. The Office also works closely with the Disability Services Advisory Board to ensure our campus continues to meet the needs of all our students.
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The Financial Aid and Scholarships Office achieves this mission by conducting outreach activities with prospective students, their families, and with other community organizations. The Office also works closely with university personnel to ensure financial aid resources are strategically utilized to help reach enrollment and retention goals.
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International Student Affairs increases the globalization of our campus--from supporting our international students and scholars to sharing cultures from around the world with our campus community. The ISAO staff assists international students by advising them on personal, academic and immigration issues, and creating programming to introduce them to the opportunities awaiting them here. International Student Affairs welcomes and celebrates international students and scholars from all continents and more than 80 countries, contributing greatly to the diversity of our campus. As international students share their unique attributes and cultural perspectives with our campus community, the university engages in developing cultural competency for all UMKC students, a necessary skill that prepares UMKC graduates to thrive in a global world.
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Multicultural Student Affairs seeks to collaboratively educate, empower and engage the campus wide community on the multicultural experience. We achieve this through providing leadership to multicultural students organizations to ensure relevant cultural programming is present campus wide, partnering with various campus constituents to weave the experiences of multicultural students into the fabric of the institution and serve a an additional support system to the overall growth, development and success of our students.
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UMKC’s Registration and Records Office is an integral part of student enrollment management at all stages of a student's career at UMKC. The office coordinates class scheduling, course registration, transcripts, VA benefits administration, credential checks, transfer credit evaluations, academic policies and catalog updates, enrollment verifications, student records, diplomas, and management of the PeopleSoft student module. The Office also works closely with the Academic Advisors and collaborates with the Division of Academic Affairs on several key issues related to academic policies and procedures.
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Residential Life offers students multiple opportunities to engage with the University by living right on campus. Residential facilities house approximately 1400 students in a diverse living atmosphere and provide support, resources, and programming not only to help those students succeed in their classes but to have a well-rounded experience at UMKC.
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The Office of Student Involvement provides comprehensive co-curricular activities and programs designed to engage all students with the university and with our urban community. OSI advises nearly 300 student organizations and supports opportunities for students to participate in leadership development, fraternity and sorority affairs, the Union Programming Board, Communiversity, Student Government, LGBTQIA Programs & Services, and community service initiatives and programs.
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The Center offers students and its members an array of personal fitness options, including aerobics classes, fitness center, 25-yard indoor/outdoor swimming pool, steam and sauna rooms, bicycle check-out, kinesis equipment, intramural sports, bod pod body mass indexing system, racquetball and squash ball courts, eighth-mile indoor track, outdoor track, five basketball courts, and outdoor soccer/recreational stadium. The Center also operates an annex at the Hospital Hill campus.
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The mission of the Atterbury Student Success Center is to provide high-quality, integrated, and responsive services that promote students’ academic and personal success in support of our retention and graduation goals. The Center will provide for a more collaborative and effective delivery of academic advising, tutoring, career counseling, transfer support, and other services to meet the diverse needs of our students now and in the future.
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In support of this mission, the Women's Center provides a number of educational programs on campus and in the community to raise awareness of women's and gender issues. The Center also manages a grant from the Department of Justice for UMKC's Violence Prevention and Response Project by offering victim support services, advocacy, training, education, and outreach. The UMKC Women’s Center was founded in 1971 and is one of the oldest campus women’s centers in the United States.
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