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Child Development

U-CREATE Summer Camp

U-CREATE Summer Camp is a camp for kids ages 6-12 designed to be an active camp that both educates and stimulates while having fun. Camp enrollment is open to UMSL and the surrounding community.

University Child Development Center

University Child Development Center (UCDC) is a campus-based child-care center serving the University of Missouri-St. Louis and surrounding communities. The purposes of the Center are to provide high quality programming for children and their parents; staff development and teacher training; and a site for child study/research.

UMSL Literacy Clinic

The Literacy Clinic is a collaborative learning project that focuses on the preparation of future teacher leaders and researchers. Taking place at school sites and online, teachers in UMSL Literacy Clinics provide reading and writing assessment and instruction to children, adolescents and adults in the community.

Center for Behavioral Health

UMSL-Center for Behavioral Health provides no cost psychological evaluations and support for children, adolescents, and young adults in Greater St. Louis.

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Collaboration

Des Lee Collaborative Vision

The Des Lee Collaborative Vision is a project that links the expertise and resources at universities with educational, cultural and social service institutions in the community. Working through a select group of endowed professors partnering with community entities, the DLCV is able to enhance education, improve the quality of life throughout the St. Louis area […]

Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center

The Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center is a landmark performance facility on the UMSL campus built to provide a performance home for campus events, academic programs, and regional arts organizations.

St. Louis Public Radio

St. Louis Public Radio is a news organization and NPR member station. St. Louis Public Radio exists “to help people become deeply informed about the issues that affect their lives, better prepared to make decisions and more engaged in our community.”

Anchor Institution Initiative

UMSL has embraced an Anchor Mission and is committed to intentionally applying the University’s place-based operational and educational assets in partnership with community to build a strong North County and Saint Louis region. Leaders across the University identified four core areas where UMSL can support our local community – Economic Development, Housing and Community Development, […]

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Health

Cultural Tradition collection for LifewiseStl

The students in the Pierre Laclede Honors College’s seven Cultural Traditions classes created service to go kits to support the community programs run by LifewiseStl. Each class collected and created their own kits based on the needs provided by LifewiseStl.

Mobile Eye Clinic

The Mobile Eye Center provides eye and vision care for the underserved throughout the St. Louis metropolitan area.

UMSL Recreation & Wellness Center

More than just a place to exercise, the Recreation and Wellness Center to provide a spot for all members to stay, play, and connect on the UMSL Campus. Our goal is to provide an inclusive and comprehensive set of programs and services that cater to the needs of the students, faculty, staff and community members. […]

UniverCities Exchange: Health Disparities in the Time of COVID-19

The first installment in an ongoing partnership between UMKC and UMSL; UniverCities Exchange will focus on issues specifically affecting the Kansas City and St. Louis Metro Areas. This first program focuses on the health disparities that have been experienced and revealed during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Resources

UMSL Centers and Institutes

From innovative research, scholarship and creative works to community outreach and economic development, our centers and institutes support our mission in the St. Louis region and beyond.

From innovative research, scholarship and creative works to community outreach and economic development, our centers and institutes support our mission in the St. Louis region and beyond.

Community Collaborations Web Page

Information on a wide variety of activities and opportunities for students, staff, faculty and the community to learn more about community engagement at UMSL and find ways to be involved

Community Collaborations Web Page

Information on a wide variety of activities and opportunities for students, staff, faculty and the community to learn more about community engagement at UMSL and find ways to be involved

UMSL Strategic Plan

The UMSL Strategic Plan 2018-2023 details a bold and expansive plan to guide our collective actions for the next five years and beyond

UMSL Strategic Plan

The UMSL Strategic Plan 2018-2023 details a bold and expansive plan to guide our collective actions for the next five years and beyond

UM System Map

Explore UM System properties, Extension offices, hospitals and Presidential Engagement Fellows statewide

UM System Map

Explore UM System properties, Extension offices, hospitals and Presidential Engagement Fellows statewide

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