Research and Public Service Centers

UMSL is an endowed public research university. This means that UMSL provides valuable experience to students interested in research; it also means that a wealth of knowledge is being discovered at UMSL every day. Visit our center’s pages for a glimpse at what their working on, opportunities and more.

Center for Business & Industrial Studies

Center for Character and Citizenship

Center for Emerging Technologies

Center for Ethics and Public Life

Center for Eye Care

Center for Excellence in Financial Counseling

Center for Human Origin and Cultural Diversity

Center for the Humanities

Center for Nanoscience

Center for Neurodynamics

Center for Transportation Studies

Center for Trauma Recovery

Children's Advocacy Services of Greater St. Louis

E. Desmond Lee Regional Institute of Tutorial Education

E. Desmond Lee Technology and Learning Center

German Cultural Center

International Business Institute

Nicholas and Theodora Matsakis Hellenic Culture Center

Office of International Studies and Programs

Partnership for Evaluation, Assessment, and Research (PEAR)

Public Policy Research Center

Sue Shear Institute for Women in Public Life

Whitney R. Harris World Ecology Center