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Letter From The President

Mun Y. Choi

University of Missouri President

We are Missouri’s flagship, land-grant university. Mizzou’s faculty, students and staff share a bold mission of research excellence, innovative teaching and meaningful engagement. Our community is driven to deliver groundbreaking solutions that support Missourians and make our nation and world a better place.

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Welcome to a new semester!

I’m pleased to welcome back all students, faculty and staff to the University of Missouri.

President’s Distinguished Lecture Series

Dr. Sethuraman Panchanathan, Director of the National Science Foundation, is the inaugural speaker of the President’s Distinguished Lecture series.

Mizzou ranked a top university for future leaders

Among public universities, MU was recently named the No. 13 Best College for Future Leaders by Time magazine. The inaugural list was assembled by analyzing where 2,000 of the most influential leaders in U.S. business, government and society received their degrees.


MizzouForward is the boldest investment in our history. This transformational effort will take place over 10 years and includes investments in developing and rewarding our high-performing faculty and staff, recruiting faculty with exceptional research backgrounds, new and renovated spaces and instrumentation for research and more. Read about the efforts in our three areas of focus: faculty excellence, infrastructure growth and student success.

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