Student Services

Adult Student Welcome

Adult Student Services offers an orientation for the adult student each fall and spring semester.

Academic Advisement

One-on-one advisement services offered by our professional staff. University departments also offer program specific advisement services.

Getting Registered

Adult Student Services is here to help you get registered for your class offered through Missouri State Outreach!


The Office of Adult Student Services administers a scholarship designed specifically for adult students. The University also offers many scholarships for the nontraditional student.

Alpha Sigma Lambda

Become a member of this honor society for nontraditional students. This national honor society is a nonprofit organization devoted to the advancement of scholarship and to the recognition of nontraditional students continuing their higher education.

Child Care Options

As a Missouri State University part-time or full-time student, you will have access to several child care options – ideal for families with young children.

Placement Testing

If a student believes he/she is capable of doing more advanced work, a placement test must be administered to determine the starting level in each subject. Take your placement test at your convenience! Call 417-836-6929 or toll-free 800-492-7900.

On-Site Visits

Receive our advisement services and assistance with your registration right at your place of business. To schedule an on-site visit to your company, please call 417-836-6929.