Here you’ll find links, videos and guides to help you prepare for your first semester as a Mizzou Tiger.

You may want to bookmark this page to come back to later, so that even after the school year begins, you’ll have quick access to all the services that Mizzou has to offer.

Enrollment & Getting Started

IT Quick Guide for New Students—get logged in and ready to attend orientation with this quick setup guide

Admissions—a list of important dates and deadlines

Financial Aid—paying for your education

Placement Exams—find out which math and foreign language courses are best for you

Registrar–view course catalogs, get transcripts, stay on track to earn your degree

The Mizzou Store—order textbooks and get your Mizzou gear

Welcome Week—view the schedule and learn more about your first week at Mizzou

Visitors’ Guide—learn about campus and the surrounding area

Mizzou Glossary—a guide to Mizzou-related terms, traditions and resources


Academic Calendar—important dates, holidays, and breaks

Academic Advising—choose/plan your major, calculate your GPA, peruse the course catalog

Student Success Center—tutoring, proofreading for papers, and career-planning services

MU Libraries—world-wide research databases, help with homework, study rooms, course guides…the list goes on. Libraries are great!

Mizzou Online—find out which courses you can take online

Campus Services

Wellness Resource Centeradvice on living well, mental health, alcohol and drug use, and other helpful topics, including WRC events (free massages, anyone?)

Student Health—student health care and medical resources

Dining Services – info on menus, locations, meal plans, and nutrition

Disability Center—register for services and access great resources

IT/HelpDesk—get help for your technology questions and issues

Parent & Family Relations—connect with other Mizzou families and get your questions answered

MU Student Unions—your on-campus community centers

Parking & Transportation—pay that ticket you got (oops!), find bus schedules and other public transportation info

Student Life

Residential Life–housing preference forms, neighborhoods, learning communities

Off-Campus Housing—apartment and rental information, off-campus resources

Student Affairs – Resources, Departments, Getting Involved, Parent/Student Advice

Student Life – student life Services, calendar and events

Events & Recreation

Stuff to Do—find cool things to do on and off campus

Athletics—view athletic schedules and get tickets

Mizzou Rec—fitness equipment policies, group exercise classes, intramural sports