Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, spring semester is now online. Please take health and safety precautions. Learn more about the UMKC response and the latest information from the CDC.

UMKC Innovation Center Resources for Business Owners During COVID-19 Outbreak

The place for entrepreneurs offers a hotline, help and advice

Enactus’ FeedKC Launches New Web App

UMKC students help direct food from restaurants to food banks, especially needed now

Engineering Alumnus Uses Tech Experiences to Track COVID-19

Riddhiman Das (B.S.C.S ’12, M.S.C.S. '19) is part of a Kansas City team developing White House-endorsed app designed to track users’ locations

UMKC School of Education Launches Major Expansion and Fundraising Efforts

The Institute for Urban Education kicked off a $15 million capital campaign to help support enrollment growth and programming additions for students and partners

UMKC Cited for Commitment to First-Generation College Students

First-gen Forward designation recognizes universities that improve experiences and advance outcomes of first-gen students

Coronavirus Information

Updates on the latest about coronavirus and guidance for our university community.

Photo Spotlight

The Couple That Rules Together, Stays Together

Law graduates navigate work and love — at home, at the office and on television

Alumna Helps People Heal from the Inside Out

Lauren Thompson draws on diverse background for unique brand of wellness

Alumnus’ Determination to Bring Music to Kansas City’s Youth

Darryl Chamberlain has helped more than 200 students learn to play instruments

"I think we need to remember that we are in this together.”

Joshua Koni

Computer Science '21 and international student ambassador