Welcome to UMKC, Roos!

Convocation, Roo Welcome and soccer headlined the first week of the semester

Kansas City Celebrates Henry Bloch, Heritage Hall Reopening

The posthumous 100th birthday of Henry Bloch recognizes past and present achievements and anticipates future successes

$100 Million Project Planned for Health Sciences District

New multi-story building will expand classrooms and teaching clinics, spur research and development

UMKC School of Medicine Celebrates 50 Years

Alumni and community leaders honor successful past and promising future

Another Home Run for UMKC at The K

More than 2,300 degrees conferred at second consecutive spring stadium celebration

New UMKC Student Support Center Opens

Move to UMKC Student Union allows easier access to critical resources

Photo Spotlight

Blind Spot Shines a New Light

Chris and Nicole Carr are hoping to raise awareness and support for the blind community

Bloch Giving Fuels Growth

Alumni support Bloch scholarships to further opportunity for student success

Bloch Mentoring Program Celebrates Successful First Year

Program gives valuable insight into life after college

"I was thinking about going further away, but I decided to stay close to home. UMKC allowed me to have a secure place in the community that’s so vibrant. That was a big draw."

Lauren Orozco '22

B.A. business, marketing; minor Latin American Studies