Academic Partnerships

Enrollment Confirmation Deadline Extended

The UMKC priority confirmation deadline for Fall 2024 has been extended to May 15 to allow for FAFSA processing.

Our Academic Partners

Our academic partnerships include scholarships, student support and post-graduation career resources.

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City

Eligible graduating members of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City can receive a renewable UMKC scholarship of $1,000 for up to five years.

Boys & Girls Clubs Scholarship

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Early College Academy

Eligible high school students from Kansas City Public Schools and the North Kansas City School District can enroll in classes at UMKC and gain college credit free of cost.

Kansas City Public Schools District Scholarship

North Kansas City School District Scholarship

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Metropolitan Community College

RooMentum Pathways is a dual-degree, 2+2 transfer program where students who complete an associate degree at an area Metropolitan Community College can transfer seamlessly to UMKC for an additional two years to complete a bachelor’s degree.

RooMentum Pathways

Our Professional Partners

Our professional partners offer tuition assistance and scholarship for programs at UMKC.

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Through Amazon Career Choice, Amazon employees receive tuition assistance, career resources and a diverse and supportive student experience.

Amazon Career Choice

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City Year

Qualified City Year AmeriCorps members, alumni and staff admitted to a degree program at UMKC will be considered for a scholarship that reduces tuition and fees by 50%.

City Year Scholarship