UMKC To Host the Burrell Foundation’s “ART of Being Me” mental health exhibit.

The Art of Being ME movement features stories of individuals who face behavioral health challenges.

UMKC Virtual 5K

Join the UMKC Alumni Association for a virtual 5k. A virtual 5k is a race that can be run – or walked – from any location. You can complete the race in your neighborhood, on a trail, on a treadmill, etc. You are able to run at your own pace at time that is convenient for you, during the race week.

From Minstrelsy to Beyoncé: Race in American Popular Music

The UMKC Cockefair Chair and members of the talented faculty at UMKC deliver short, engaging courses on national issues, Kansas City history and current events and literature and the arts. Join in to experience thoughtful analysis on a variety of subjects.

All that Jazz: A Blues and Swing Music Lunch and Learn

The SPARK (Senior Peers Actively Renewing Knowledge) Flossie Pack Center for Lifelong Learning offers continuing education classes. SPARK’s classes are open to all who have a passion for learning, meeting new people, sharing time and experiences, and pursuing an active stimulating life.

Educate-Organize-Advocate: A conference in support of social justice and activism in the Kansas City community

Educate-Organize-Advocate is UMKC’s social justice conference for students, faculty, staff, and the Kansas City-area community.


Join UMKC at Children’s Mercy Park for UMKC Day at Sporting Kansas City

On-Campus Vaccination Clinics and COVID-19 Testing Available to the Public At No Cost.

Anyone five years and older can recieve their first or second doses. Those who are 12 and older can get their first booster, and those over the age of 50 can get their second booster.


Get an insider’s view of the new Terminal at KCI Airport from the people who are working there every day. You’ll even get a sneak preview of what it looks like inside.

UMKC Community Invited to World Culture Festival

Be part of an epic celebration of diversity at World Culture Festival- Kansas. Featuring LIVE global music and dance performance, well-being sessions, guest speakers, and an international food-truck bonanza.

Troostapalooza- 2022

UMKC is proud to return as the lead sponsor for the 5th annual Troostapalooza celebration!