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Welcome New Miner

 "S&T’s Opening Week is the best program for incoming freshmen that I’ve seen in all my years serving in higher education."    

                    — Chancellor Mohammad Dehghani


Missouri S&T's unique and comprehensive programs are created to enhance your success as a student.  Starting with PRO and culminating with Opening Week and Transfer Transitions, you will begin your Rolla experience on the right path to personal and academic success though interactions between new students, faculty, staff and student leaders.

Our mission is to empower students' academic, personal and professional success. As a complement to the university's mission, New Student Programs provides opportunities for leadership and involvement in the Missouri S&T campus community.


2020 PRO Registration

Registration for the 2020 PRO Days is now open.

Register Now

Family Guidebook

The 2020 Family Guidebook is packed full of great information! Learn about campus resources, Opening Week, campus living, financial aid, the Rolla community, and more!

S&T Guides App

Missouri S&T Guides is the official app for New Student Programs! S&T Guides allows you to download guides to some of S&T’s most important events for incoming students, including: Preview, Registration, Orientation (PRO), Opening Week, and Transfer Transitions.


  • Learn about student life
  • Receive your Miner Card ID
  • Meet an academic advisor
  • Take the math placement exam
  • Plan your class schedule
  • Register for fall courses

Opening Week

  • Make the transition to college-level coursework
  • Learn how to use campus services and resources
  • Participate in a team design project
  • Adjust to your new environment
  • Meet faculty, new friends and have FUN

Transfer Transitions

  • Hear from key departments
  • Learn about campus and how to get involved
  • Meet faculty and staff
  • Participate in the Miner Mind Merge team activities
  • Enjoy dinner and awards

Support the PRO Leaders, Buy a T-Shirt

The PRO Leaders have released a new t-shirt this year! They are available for purchase for $12 each. Sizes S-3XL available. Proceeds benefit professional development opportunties for PRO Leaders. You can see the design on the Miner Nation T-Shirt Flyer. Order by emailing

PRO Leader Application

Do you love Missouri S&T? Do you enjoy guiding and helping others? Do you enjoy being a part of a team that makes a difference? Apply to be a PRO Leader!  Applications will be available in August of 2020.

Opening Week Mentor Application

Does working closely with new S&T students during their first few days on campus sound rewarding?  Would you like to help these students to establish great habits and make amazing new friends?  If so, apply to be an Opening Week Mentor!  Applications will be available in February of 2021.