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Administrative Divisions and Offices

Below is the contact information for the various administrative divisions and their respective offices.

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Academic Affairs

The division of Academic Affairs, together with the deans, directors and faculty of UMKC's college and schools, is responsible for a wide array of scholarly and academic endeavors, including the number and scope of degree programs offered by UMKC.

Academic Affairs website

Finance and Administration

The offices of the Finance and Administration division provide institutional support services, systems and infrastructure for the University.

Finance and Administration website

Chancellor's Office

The Chancellor's Office serves as a connecting point between the University and the community. The offices in the division work to advance the University's standing through liaisons with lawmakers, business leaders, area organizations and the media.

Chancellor's Office website

Diversity and Inclusion

The division of Diversity and Inclusion works to ensure the University has a diverse faculty, staff and student body by developing and maintaining inclusive recruitment, hiring, admission and retention programs throughout the organization.

Diversity and Inclusion

Human Resources

The Human Resources (HR) department serves UMKC by focusing on the University's most important asset: its employees. As a strategic partner with UMKC's leadership, we develop and deliver innovative HR programs and services designed to support the mission of the university and enhance UMKC's organizational effectiveness.

Human Resources

Student Affairs and Enrollment Management

The division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management works to enhance students' experiences at UMKC through co-curricular programs, planned social events, academic support services and career assistance.

Student Affairs and Enrollment Management website

University Advancement

The offices within the University Advancement division work to build and sustain relationships with alumni, volunteers and donors.

University Advancement website

Strategic Marketing and Communications

The division of Strategic Marketing and Communications’ mission is to spread the word about UMKC—our region’s greatest higher education asset—through strategic print and multimedia storytelling, marketing and creative art and design.

Strategic Marketing and Communications website