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Truman International Student Application Process


Admission Deadlines

Fall Semester: June 1
Spring Semester: November 1
Nursing Program (Fall Only): January 15

Classes Beginning

Fall enrollment: August
Spring enrollment: January

We evaluate every applicant on a case-by-case basis while taking into consideration academic achievements, English scores, and extracurricular participation.

  • No application fee
  • No separate scholarship application


Admission Requirements International Student Application





I found it very relaxing to get away from the hustle and bustle of a big city and get the chance to enjoy all of the aspects of a smaller town. This town is a wonderful place to enhance your college experience.

Bethany Williams ('13), Communication Major

Celebrating 150 Years!

July 14, 2017

Founded September 2, 1867, Truman State University is celebrating 150 years. There will be a community celebration on September 8, 2017, in downtown Kirksville. During Homecoming 2017, October 13-15, special activities will take place and the Sesquicentennial will be celebrated in numerous ways. Special promotions will continue through June 2018. For more information on Truman’s […]

The Friday Five: Leigha Hill

November 3, 2016

“The Friday Five” is a chance to hear directly from Truman alumni. We are constantly inspired by members of the Bulldog community, and “The Friday Five” provides an opportunity to share some of their wise, meaningful answers. Their stories show what it means to be a Bulldog Forever, and hopefully their insights will allow us […]

Eight Week Classes End
July 28
August Interim Begins
July 29