Administration

Student groups organize wage strike on campus

April 22, 2021

Truman State University College Democrats and the Progressive Student Alliance held a demonstration outside the Student Union Building to request student worker wage be increased to Missouri’s minimum wage. Student worker wage is currently $9.40 […]

Administration

Expected fall in enrollment to impact budget

March 17, 2021

Truman State University expects to see a 6-8% decline in enrollment next academic year, which translates to a $1.6 million reduction in tuition income. Funding for the University comes mainly from state funding and tuition. […]

Campus

Options for Truman after January fire

March 21, 2019

After a fire on the south side of campus, Truman State University is looking at options for rebuilding the storage building. The fire broke out Jan. 24 in the Delaney and Baldwin Complex. After the […]

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Campus

Pickler Memorial Library updates complete

February 18, 2019

Truman State University’s Pickler Memorial Library has completely reopened after undergoing construction to update its fire alarm and sprinkler system. The library project began in summer 2018 and all major work was recently completed. Dave […]

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Administration

Truman opts into higher state minimum wage

February 4, 2019

Truman State University chose to opt in to the new Missouri state minimum wage of $8.60 per hour. Dave Rector, vice president for administration, finance and planning, said Truman was exempt from the wage increase, […]

Administration

Governor’s budget would keep Truman funding steady

January 30, 2019

Truman State University received a recommendation to be funded at the same level as fiscal year 2019. Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has made his budget recommendations for the fiscal year 2020 to allocate funds to […]

Administration

State budget more than anticipated

August 16, 2018

After former Gov. Eric Greitens left office in June, the Missouri General Assembly and Gov. Mike Parson passed a budget restoring Truman’s appropriation to the same level of fiscal year 2018, about $39.5 million. […]