Application Management


      You're making a great choice — applying to University of Missouri-Kansas City is your first step in accessing the powerful, unique UMKC experience. UMKC has connections to a ton of businesses and internship opportunities, and we'll help put you on the path toward your dream job. And, if you want to expand your worldview without even leaving campus, you’ve come to the right place.

      Returning users:

      Log in to continue an application.

      First-time users:

      Create an account to start a new application.

      Select the calendar year that includes your intended entry term. If you are applying for Spring 2024, Summer 2024, or Fall 2024, please select the 2024 option for your application type.

      Application Types

      • First Time College: You have or will soon receive a High School Diploma, HiSET Certificate, or GED Diploma. Additionally, you have never attended college after high school and are interested in receiving a degree at UMKC.
      • Transfer: You have attended college or university after high school and are interested in receiving a degree at UMKC or you have attended UMKC in the past and are returning as an undergraduate student.
      Graduate: You have previously received a bachelor’s or master’s degree and are interested in pursuing at UMKC graduate certificate, professional certificate (Dentistry), master’s degree or doctoral degree.

      Professional: You have received, or will receive, a bachelor’s or master’s degree and are interested in a professional doctoral degree (DDS, MD, PharmD) at UMKC. Or, you are a current college student applying to the Doctor of Pharmacy program.

      Dual High School: You are a high school student and wish to begin earning college credit at your high school through the High School College Partnership Program. 

      Visiting: You are one of the following:

      • a degree seeking student at another institution wishing to take courses at UMKC and transfer them back to your home institution. 
      • a future UMKC student who needs to take a course before your degree program begins.
      • a community member interested in taking a class for self-fulfillment.

      Questions? We're here to help.

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      (816) 235-5612