Peace Corps

Gain Global Skills and Make a Difference for Others

Learn about the personal and professional rewards of international outreach and service work through Peace Corps at these upcoming campus activities, hosted by the University of Missouri Peace Corps Office. You’ll discover the career advantages and higher education benefits that come with Peace Corps service.

Each semester we host information sessions and application workshops on campus and in the local community. Check back for a list of upcoming events.

University of Missouri Peace Corps Office

The campus representative is Traci Henry. She is available to meet with students and community members who are interested in applying and learning more about Peace Corps.

Mondays: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Student Success Center, Room 1

Tuesdays: 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM, Student Success Center, Room 1

Thursdays: 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM, Student Success Center, Room 1

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More About Peace Corps

Make a difference in the lives of others and your own. As a Peace Corps Volunteer, you will help a community in need, gain valuable cross-cultural skills, and become a citizen of the world. Other benefits include full health and dental coverage in service, graduate school programs, and federal employment advantage.

Grad school or Peace Corps … Why not do both? Learn about our Master’s International and Paul D. Coverdell Fellows programs at

More than 8,000 Volunteers of all backgrounds and ages are serving in a variety of fields in more than 75 countries. Peace Corps Volunteers must be U.S. citizens and at least 18 years of age, but there is no upper age limit. Read more or watch a video about how Peace Corps service makes a difference for the communities served, the volunteers themselves, and here in the U.S.

Peace Corps – Midwest Regional Recruitment Office
55 W. Monroe St., Suite 450, Chicago, IL 60603

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