First Time in India

The University of Missouri (Mizzou) has been visiting India for years, but this was my first time meeting with students in India who are interested in studying with us. As a representative of Mizzou I visited 25 schools in Ahmedabad, Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore. I have been blown away by my experience and I…

International student welcome

Orientation Helps New Students Overcome Nervousness About Studying in a New Country

Before the beginning of each semester, Mizzou brings incoming international students together for International Student Welcome orientation. It covers the basics like campus life, transportation, opening bank accounts, choosing a cell phone provider, and so on, however it’s perhaps most importantly about getting to know each other and building relationships that you will carry with…

Student Perspective: Mizzou Feels Like Home

Timotius Lagaunne is a 2nd semester Freshman from Palembang, Indonesia. At Mizzou, he is studying Mathematics and Economics with the dream of one day opening his own company. However, his dream does not stop there.  Using the knowledge and experiences he has gained at Mizzou, he hopes to one day open a social institution that…