Questions & Answers
If you are traveling to Maryville from the Omaha-Council Bluffs area or I-29 South, please review!
It is recommended that you avoid using popular navigation or map apps that suggest taking the fastest route to Maryville via HWY 59, which goes through Fairfax, MO. This route consists of three one-lane bridges and hilly, windy roads. To reach Maryville safely, it is advised to follow the second or third suggested route when using navigation maps.
When will I receive my Daily Visit Itinerary?
You will receive a parking permit and visit details at least 10 days before your visit from CampusVisitDesk@nwmissouri.edu
If you are not able to locate the email check your spam folder. If you still can't locate it, please don't hesitate to email or call us at 660.562.1562. We will resend it or ensure that you have all the necessary information.
Where will my tour begin?
Your tour of campus will begin at Mabel Cook Recruitment and Visitors Center, which is located at 524 University Dr, Maryville, MO, 64468
The Visitor’s Center is on the corner where College Avenue (4th Street) meets University Drive.
How long should I plan for my visit ?
Plan for a 2-hour visit that includes a 90-minute walking tour and a 20 to 30-minute meeting with a Recruitment Coordinator. If you want to meet with a representative from your major, please allocate an additional hour of time. This option is only available during a Daily Campus Visit on Monday-Friday when classes are in session.
How do I request to meet with a representative from within my major?
You can request this meeting when you register for a Daily Campus Visit and plan to spend extra time on campus! Meeting specifics will be provided when you check in on the day of your visit and are generally within one hour of your campus tour.
*Please note that meeting with a representative in your major is available Monday-Friday, when classes are in session.
Can I bring my family or extra friends with me on tour?
Yes, we'd love it! If you and your friend(s) register for the same date/time, we need each registration to include the name(s) of the student(s) that will be on the same tour.
During my visit, will I learn about Financial Aid and Scholarships?
After your campus tour, you will have the opportunity to meet with an Admissions Recruitment Coordinator. This meeting will take about 20-30 minutes and will cover all the essential details about admission requirements, scholarships, and financial aid. This is an excellent opportunity for parents/guardians of juniors and seniors to learn about timelines and important deadlines!
I forgot to print the parking permit that was emailed to me !
We've got you covered! Let us know when you check in and we'll provide one. The permit allows you to park in Visitor Parking directly behind Mabel Cook Recruitment and Visitors Center. You can also park in Student and Faculty/Staff Parking, which is located in the lot near the Visitor Parking signs. *