4525 Downs DriveSt. Joseph, MO 64507 816-271-4266
http://www.missouriwestern.edu/ admissn@mwsc.edu
About Missouri Western State College
  • Year of Foundation 1969
  • Size of Campus 740 acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population N/A
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 61%, 39%, 9%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,098 in-state, $7,674 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $4,058
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 15
  • Enrollment No. 4,652
Missouri Western State College is a learning community focused on students as individuals and as members of society. Western offers students at all stages of life the opportunity to achieve excellence in the classroom and beyond, especially through applied learning, as they prepare to be leaders in their work and in their communities. As a leader itself, Western is committed to the educational, economic, cultural, and social development of the people and the region that it serves through applied research and professional and voluntary service.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 1
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Alpha Mu Gamma, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Omicron Psi, Psi Chi, Sigma Tau Delta
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frats 7
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Alpha Omega, Baptist Student Union, Chi Alpha, Christian Campus Fellowship, Church of Jesus Chirst of Latter-Day Saints, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Living Eternally Victorious, Loudfish on Campus, Newman Club, The Re
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Multi-Cultural Club, The Ebony Collegians
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 7
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of sororities 6
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Kansas City, MO (40)
  • Distance to nearest train Kansas City, MO (60)
  • Distance to nearest bus St Joseph, MO (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability No
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, apartment for single students
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
Campus Services
  • Internet Access No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service
  • Online Course Registration Available N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Counseling Services career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological
  • Museums N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page N/A
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year 90%
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village