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Missouri Academy

Summer Orientation

IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Missouri Academy is not accepting applications.

The Missouri Academy of Science, Mathematics and Computing – a two-year accelerated, early-entrance-to-college residential program for academically-talented students on the campus of Northwest Missouri State University – will end its operations at the conclusion of the 2017-2018 academic year, the University has announced. Read the full announcement »


Summer Orientation takes place in May and June of 2017. All students accepted by the Missouri Academy are required to select/attend one of the Summer Orientation days in 2017 (May 12, May 13 or June 3). Summer Orientation serves two primary purposes: (1) to familiarize the student and his/her family with the Missouri Academy staff, facilities, and procedures, and (2) to enable the Missouri Academy staff to learn more about individual students. Information collected about individual students will be used by the Missouri Academy staff to provide targeted services for the students. Some general expectations and procedures for the Summer Orientation are as follows: