University of Missouri--St. Louis

St. Louis is more than a college town. It's an exciting metropolitan region with 2.8 million people, 18 Fortune 1000 companies and some of the largest private firms in the U.S. Among those industry leaders that maintain significant operations in St. Louis are Ameren, Anhueser-Busch In-Bev, Boeing, BJC Healthcare, Centene, Edward Jones, Emerson, Enterprise, Express Scripts, General Motors, Maritz, MasterCard, Monsanto, Olin, Peabody Energy, Sigma Aldrich and Wells Fargo Advisors. St. Louis also is home to numerous small and mid-sized companies that find the region's know-your-neighbor Midwest vibe refreshingly supportive - perhaps that's why Popular Mechanics Magazine named St. Louis one of the nation's best places to start a business. With a central location, infrastructure capacity, favorable cost structure and high-quality cultural and educational institutions, St. Louis' $137 billion regional economy is broad and growing. It all adds up to a great location to live, work and learn. No university is a better conduit of that energy than the University of Missouri-St. Louis. The largest research university located in Missouri's most populous and economically important region, UMSL provides excellent learning experiences and leadership opportunities to a diverse student body whose influence on the region upon graduation is immense. Founded in 1963, UMSL is spread across 470 acres with a mix of modern and historic buildings as well as a variety of student residence halls, condominiums and apartments. It's the perfect setting for students to gain unique insights from outstanding faculty and work experience from internships at companies and organizations found only in this world-class metropolitan region. UMSL graduates can be found in all 50 states and 63 countries. But their greatest impact is felt right here in St. Louis. More than 68,000 of UMSL's 96,00 alumni call the St. Louis region home. They drive the region's economy and contribute mightily to its social wellbeing. UMSL educates St. Louis - and much more.

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school_type year_founded religious_affiliation academic_calendar year_2016_endowment address telephone
Public, Coed 1963 N/A Semester $73.4 million + 1 University Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63121 (314) 516-5000
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Missouri St. Louis 557 540