Transfer Student - Steps to Register

Missouri Western State University requires all transfer students to seek advisement prior to enrolling for classes. In order to be advised and register, transfer students have two options.

Attend Griffon Orientation (GO)* to be advised and enroll for classes:   
Save your Spot at GO

Schedule an appointment with your department to be advised and enrolled:

If you aren’t interested in attending GO, you are required to arrange an appointment with a department advisor (subject to availability) prior to enrolling for classes online. Please bring unofficial transcripts for any coursework which you are currently enrolled to your advisement meeting. Be sure to indicate that you are a transfer student when you set up your appointment.

To schedule your appointment, review the department contact information below:

Department Phone Number
Art 816-271-4282
Biology 816-271-4379
Craig School of Business 816-271-4338
Chemistry 816-271-4393
Communication & Journalism 816-271-4490
Criminal Justice, Legal Studies, & Social Work 816-271-4293
Computer Science, Mathematics, & Physics 816-271-4288
Education 816-271-4332
Engineering 816-271-5820
English & Modern Languages 816-271-4311
Economics, Political Science, & Sociology 816-271-5870
Health, Physical Education, & Recreation 816-271-4491
History & Geography 816-271-5686
Philosophy & Religion 816-271-5686
Music 816-271-5852
Nursing, Health Informatics, & Physical Therapy Assistant 816-271-5958
Psychology 816-271-4444
Theater, Cinema, & Dance 816-271-5664
Undecided 816-271-5990
Bachelors of General Studies 816-271-4100

If we can assist you as you plan your enrollment, please don’t hesitate to give us a call at 816.271.4266 or email us at