Contact Us

Student Services
129 Education Building
816-235-2234
education@umkc.edu

Office Hours
Mon.-Thur. 8 am-5 pm
Fri. 8 am-4 pm

Whether you’re an undergraduate or graduate student in the School of Education, we are here to help you along your journey to your degree.

Undergraduate Advising

The SOE Student Services Office advises students who have declared a pre-education major, and those who are seeking admission to a teacher education program. All undergraduate students are required to meet with an academic adviser prior to enrolling in classes each semester.

To schedule an advising appointment:

  • Current/Admitted Students:  Use your UMKC SSO and password to log in to Blackboard/Connect to see your advisor’s weekly availability and schedule an appointment online. Click here for instructions if you are new to Connect.
  • Prospective Transfer Students: (816) 235-2761 or education@umkc.edu
  • High School Students/First-time College Freshmen:  Contact the UMKC Welcome Center to schedule a campus visit!

Graduate Advising

Graduate students can schedule an appointment with a faculty adviser about available degree options.  If you do not know who your adviser is please contact the administrative assistant for your division at the phone number or e-mail below:

  • Counseling and Educational Psychology at (816) 235-2492 or umkccep@umkc.edu
  • Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies at (816) 235-2245 or teachedsoe@umkc.edu
  • Educational Leadership, Policy and Foundations at (816) 235-2716 or elpf@umkc.edu