Come celebrate an important milestone in Missouri Southern State University’s history by running or walking 3.1 miles!

The 75th Anniversary 5K will be held Saturday, April 27 and run through the campus. Check-in and late registration will begin at 7 a.m.  The 5K will begin at 9 a.m.

The price to take part is $20.  PLEASE NOTE: After April 5, the price will increase to $25.

The race will start in the parking lot behind Leggett and Platt Athletic Center by the tennis courts.

Medals will be awarded for the top 3 men and women in each age category.

Age categories will include: 13-15; 16-19; 20-29; 30-39; 40-49; 50-59; and 60 and over.

A sign-up sheet is available online at:

For more information contact Steven Benfield, Director of Campus Recreation at MSSU at (417) 625-9693 or email .