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Alumni in Missouri

Roughly 55 percent of MU graduates live and work in Missouri.


Roughly 55 percent of MU alumni live in Missouri, running businesses, holding elected office and giving back to their alma mater.


Combined total in scholarships in fiscal 2012 from the Mizzou Alumni Association, 21 chapters and affiliated organizations going to 317 Missouri students.


Amount the Kansas City alumni chapter’s annual Tiger Ball has raised since 1999 for Mizzou student scholarships, with about half going to student‐athletes.

$8.4 million

Gifts to MU by alumni living in Missouri in fiscal 2012. The amount represents 60 percent of total alumni gifts of $13.9 million.


Students from five counties receive Flagship Scholars awards of full tuition and partial room and board for four years. MU alumni donors fund the scholarships with $300,000 endowments.

46 percent

Percentage of alumni who are association members in Bates County, compared to 22 percent statewide. Every Friday before Homecoming, Ritchie Davis, BS Ag ’78, and the Bates County chapter give away homemade kettle corn at the Reynolds Alumni Center.