Spring 2024 classes are scheduled to begin January 16, 2024.
Stay in contact with International Services to let us know your plans for the spring
2023 semester and follow the steps below to prepare for your arrival at Missouri State
University. Be sure to review each step in the process for important arrival date information
before booking your flight.
request immigration documents
Request your documents, learn basic immigration vocabulary, and apply for your student
activate your bearpass
Your Bearpass gives you access to your online campus portal, my.missouristate.edu.
Here, you can register for classes, check your grades, access your Missouri State
email, visit Blackboard, and more.
register for orientation
Sign up to attend New International Student Orientation and determine which academic
orientation is right for you.
make travel plans
Learn what to pack, when and where to fly, and how to arrange free airport pick-up
prepare for life in springfield
Explore your housing options and find out what there is to do and see in Springfield,