About Us

The Office of New Student Programs understands the needs of incoming freshmen, transfers, and their families and helps facilitate the transition to Mizzou. We are dedicated to developing intentional and valuable programs to equip students with the knowledge, skills, and tools to achieve ultimate success in their college careers. We are so excited to have you here, and we’re eager to show you all that MIZZOU has to offer!

We will:

  • Familiarize you with campus and available resources
  • Give you tips and strategies for becoming a successful student
  • Help you get involved on campus
  • Introduce you to future classmates and friends
  • Schedule your first academic advising appointment
  • Help you enroll in your first University classes


  • Summer Welcome
    • June – July
    • Reservations open in mid February
  • August Orientation
    • August
    • Reservations open in mid July
  • Winter Welcome
    • December-January
    • Reservations open in early November
  • Involvement Ambassadors
    • Teach the importance and benefits of campus involvement
    • Provide information on how to seek out opportunities
    • 2500 MU Student Center (ORG Office on 2nd level)
  • TEAM (Transfer Experience and Advising Mentors)
    • Help transfer students find their place at Mizzou personally, professionally, and academically
    • Provide transfer students with resources and opportunities to transition smoothly