Welcome from President Smart

If you are new to the Missouri State family, welcome! If you are returning, welcome back!

New Student ConvocationGreat things are happening

  • The residence halls are full to overflowing.
  • Enrollment is expected to be up.
  • New academic programs are beginning.

Join me at these events

New Student Convocation2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, JQH Arena
While we don’t have John Goodman this year, I promise it will be worth your time to attend.

We have several facility dedications coming soon:

  • Soccer and track — 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24
  • Mary Jo Wynn Academic Achievement Center — 3:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5
  • Lacrosse and field hockey — 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7
  • Sand volleyball — 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9
  • Football stadium — 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11

The first home football game is 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, with special halftime music and fireworks after the game. (Remember: students get in free.)

I’m excited about the coming year, and I believe that together we can make 2014-15 another great year.

Clif Smart

About Clif Smart

Clifton "Clif" M. Smart III has served as the 11th president of Missouri State University since June 27, 2011. Smart is known throughout campus and the state of Missouri for his collaborative leadership and strong relationships with students, faculty and staff. During his tenure, the university has continually set new enrollment records, added degree programs and constructed or extensively renovated more than a dozen major campus facilities. Before his presidency, Smart served as the Missouri State University’s general counsel.
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