Since 2001 UMKC has supported innovative academic programs that offer students high-impact learning and provide resources to Kansas City communities. This campuswide work crosses many divisions and departments.

Community Engagement Initiatives

UMKC Is in the City for Good

UMKC's legacy of service and engagement is evident in our programs.

Med Students Organize a Big Gift from Santa

Parade of exotic cars delivers toys and gifts to Children’s Mercy-Kansas City Hospital

Starr Women’s Hall of Fame Announces 2023 Class of Inductees

Organization honors Kansas City influential women, past and present

Measures and Bars

UMKC faculty bring music program to prison, inspiring hope