Full Name of University:
Missouri University of Science and Technology (S&T)
Number of Utrecht Network semesters you can accept during 2017/18 (not students):
General University Website:
International Office/Website for Incoming Students:
Contact person for incoming and outgoing students:
Mrs. Robin Ziegler
Study Abroad Coordinator
Office of International and Cultural Affairs
104 Norwood Hall, 320 W. 12th St.
Rolla, Mo 65409
Application website. If paper only, please write “paper only.”
After student has been nominated at Missouri S&T, the student will be sent instructions for completing an on-line application. A transcript in English, copy of passport, financial support documentation, and field of study must also be provided. Student must provide financial support documentation for a minimum of $7000 for one semester or $14000 for two semesters.
How does the application and admissions process differ for undergraduate versus graduates?
Graduate student application must be provided to the Graduate Studies office who will review applications for admission.
Other important notes
Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students
Science & Computing: Applied Mathematics, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Sciences, Geology & Geophysics, Information Science & Technology, Physics
Business & Social Sciences: Business & management Systems, Economics, Psychology
Arts & Humanities: English, History, Philosophy, Teacher Certifications, Technical Communication, Multidisciplinary Studies
Engineering: Aerospace, Architectural, Ceramic, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Engineering Management, Environmental, Geological, Mechanical, Metallurgical, Mining, Nuclear, Petroleum, Sciences & Computing: Mathematics, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geology & Geophysics, Information Science & Technology, Physics
For more information about our degree programs, please visit our Degree Programs webpage.
Are graduate areas open for exchange?
Yes, but requests to take graduate classes will be reviewed and decided on a case by case basis. Student must be able to show sufficient knowledge of field of study and meet any prerequisite requirements. Students interested in graduate level classes should submit a request and provide a transcript for evaluation. These will be forwarded to the department of study for review.
Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)
A complete list of undergraduate degree programs is available online at:http://futurestudents.mst.edu/degrees/undergraduate/index.html
Applied Mathematics, Applied & Environmental Bilogy, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geology & Geophysics, Information Science & Technology, Mathematics, Physics, Business Administration, Industrial-Organizational Psychology, Technical Communications. Engineering fields include: aerospace, ceramic, chemical, civil, computer, electrical, environmental, geological, mechanical, metallurgical, mining, nuclear, petroleum, systems and engineering management.
Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?
Yes, however prior approval would be required.
Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?
Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties
Areas of study not available to exchange students
Websites for course offerings
Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange
For both undergraduate & graduate
A minimum of 12 for undergraduate students and 9 for graduate students. A maximum of 15 for undergraduate students.
Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?
If so, please provide summer school website.
Yes. Available courses can be found through the Office of the Registrar's Webpage for Class Offerings.
Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?
In advance, or upon arrival. This is worked individually with each department.
Language test certificate required?
If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?
TOEFL/IELTS is waived for exchange students; however, a TOEFL score of at least 79 or IELTS score of at least 6.0 is recommended.
Preparatory language course for incoming students?
Indicate dates and costs
Please, visit website at http://ali.mst.edu/. Students will need to pay for any preparatory language courses.
Are there any special advising or registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?
Some courses that students may want to take might not be available if classes are full. Some courses may have a prerequisite.
Academic advisor will work with students for course selection.
Application deadline for each term
Fall Semester: April 15
Spring Semester: October 15
Please list exact dates
If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?
(i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).
Orientation session(s) for incoming students
Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs
International Student Orientation for Fall 2017 is Tuesday, August 8th.
Course registration deadline
The final day to register for classes for the Fall 2017 semester is Sunday, August 20, 2017.
Total cost estimates per month in US Dollars
(broken down below)
$2700--$4480 per semester, depending on the housing option picked and allotted. Please visit the Residential Hall's Rate page for more information.
$1800-$3600 per semester, depending on the selection or requirement. Please visit the Residential Life Meal Plan page for more information.
(please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)
Tuberculosis test $50 one-time fee. International Student fee per semester is $80.
Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?
If not, please include fees in “other” field above.
Housing and Student Life
Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?
Yes, Students apply directly to Residential Life. Instructions can be found on our Incoming Study Abroad Student's webpage.
A variety of on-campus housing options are available at Missouri S&T. Exchange students are encouraged to live on campus.
A list and information about the living areas is available online at
Housing Website and Contact Person(s)
Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?
Please list housing application deadline.
It is separate, but housing interest forms should be submitted as soon as possible. A deposit of $200 must be submitted with housing forms.
What kinds of health facilities are available at the university?
For more information, please visit student Health Services at http://studenthealth.mst.edu/
Are internships available?
Are student jobs available/allowed?