The chancellor also announced initiatives to help transfer students.
MU’s new chancellor hopes to bring university’s potential to light by understanding campus community
I remember calling my wife and saying, ‘I’m going to be disappointed if I don’t get this position’ because I saw this place and I had known a lot about it too, but it was nothing like walking on the campus,” Chancellor Alexander Cartwright said.
Chancellor Alexander Cartwright: “I want you to leave this knowing that regardless of what you might be reading out there, there are many of us who recognize that we are a first-rate public research university one of the top and the finest in the country.
“The grants use a combination of federal, state, and institutional resources to meet the cost of tuition and fees at Mizzou,” according to a Q&A provided by the News Bureau.
Cartwright currently serves as the provost and executive vice chancellor at the State University of New York.
UM System President Mun Choi announced a timeline Monday for dealing with the 8 to 12 percent spending cuts.