Office Contact Information

Missouri Department of Higher Education
205 Jefferson Street
P.O. Box 1469
Jefferson City, MO 65102-1469
Phone: (573) 751-2361
Toll-free: (800) 473-6757
Fax: (573) 751-6635
Email: [email protected]
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Office Hours
Monday - Friday | 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.| Closed on State Holidays

Media Inquiries

Liz Coleman, Director of Communications
Missouri Department of Higher Education
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (573) 522-1463
Fax: (573) 751-6635

 

A+ Scholarship Program

For questions about the A+ Scholarship Program: (800) 473-6757, option 4 or [email protected].

For questions about A+ school designation, contact the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education at (573) 751-2453.

 

Journey to College

Apply Missouri, FAFSA Frenzy, Decision Day, publications, speaker requests

Email: [email protected]

 

Personnel

 

Academic Affairs
(573) 751-2361

Borrower Services for MDHE-guaranteed loans
(800) 473-6757

Budget
(573) 751-2361

Compliance
(573) 751-1767

Contracts
Phone: (573) 526-1577

Defaulted Borrower Assistance
Phone: (573) 751-3940

Fiscal
Phone: (573) 751-2361

Higher Education Research
Phone: (573) 751-2361

Human Resources
Phone: (573) 751-1878

Information Technology
Phone: (573) 751-2361

Legislative
Phone: (573) 751-2361

Communications/media requests
Phone: (573) 522-1463

MDHE Student Loan Program
Phone: (573) 751-3940

Proprietary schools
Phone: (573) 751-2361

Publications
Phone: (573) 751-2361

Purchasing
Phone: (573) 751-1878

Quality Improvement Efforts
Phone: (573) 751-2361

Student Financial Assistance
Phone: (573) 526-7958

Common Referrals

ACT/SAT Score Acceptance

Contact your institution directly: http://collegesearch.mo.gov

Area Vocational Technical Schools

Contact the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (573) 751-3500 or https://dese.mo.gov/.

Educator Certification

Contact the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (573) 751-0051 or https://dese.mo.gov/.

Complaint Against a Public or Independent Institution

Any complaint against a higher education institution should begin by going through your institution's complaint process. Contact your institution to determine how to begin this process. http://collegesearch.mo.gov

Civil Rights Complaint

Contact the United States Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights. 1-800-421-3481, TTY: 1-877-521-2172, or http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/index.html

Degrees/credit earned out-of-state or internationally

Contact your higher education institution directly: http://collegesearch.mo.gov

Professional Licensure/Certification

Contact the Division of Professional Registration (573) 751-0293, TTY: 1-800-735-2966, or http://pr.mo.gov/

Senior Citizens' Tuition Waiver

Contact your higher education institution directly: http://collegesearch.mo.gov

Student Residency

Contact your higher education institution directly: http://collegesearch.mo.gov

Higher education institutions in Missouri use the following policy to determine residency: Residency - Student Residency Requirements | policy