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. […]

Columns

Campus changes are concerning

February 25, 2021

Four residence halls at Truman State University are being partially closed for the 2021-22 academic year, leaving only two residence halls completely open.  The closures have been quite a topic of discussion among many of […]

Administration

Admissions shifts recruitment strategies

February 17, 2021

In an effort to reverse the four-year downward trend of enrollment, the Truman State University Admissions Office is changing communication strategies and education marketing, as well as how Truman communicates with students. The Admissions Office […]

Campus

Enrollment falls for the fourth year in a row

September 30, 2020

Truman State University’s enrollment continues to be down for the fall 2020 semester during the COVID-19 pandemic. The amount of first-time, full-time freshmen decreased from fall 2019 by 171 students. There are 727 new freshmen […]

Campus

Enrollment estimated to be down again

August 25, 2020

Truman State University is projected to have another decrease in enrollment this academic year partially because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Official numbers will not be released until the University conducts a census 20 days after […]

Campus

International student enrollment numbers down

March 10, 2020

The Center for International Students at Truman State University is experiencing its lowest recruitment rate ever with a 300% increase in fall 2019 prospective students being denied a student visa.  Thirty international students have been […]