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Missouri State University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Springfield, MO

Location and Setting


Springfield Population
162,191
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
225 acres

Weather

Temperature
20.4 average low in January, 84.4 average high in September
Rain
109 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Springfield
Nearest Train Station
180 mile(s) from campus in Kansas City

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
24% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
76%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
on-campus police substation

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Boomer
School Colors
Maroon and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x    
Field Hockey x x    
Football     x x
Golf x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Track And Field x x    
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Football    
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running    
Field Hockey    
Football x x
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x x
Track And Field    
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
bowling, equestrian sports, racquetball, ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
bowling, equestrian sports, ice hockey, lacrosse, racquetball, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, wrestling

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, football, golf, racquetball, soccer, softball, table tennis, tennis, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, residence hall association, campus ministries, fraternity and sorority life, student government association, student activities council
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus

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