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Camp Trulaske

Camp Trulaske 2022

Camp Trulaske consists of small group activities including hiking, team sports, painting, and other fun events to showcase Mizzou and the Columbia community. You will also be able to participate in all the campus welcome events as well, maximizing your introduction to Mizzou!

All Camp Trulaske events are FREE, including any transportation, materials, and food that is needed. You will be able to choose your own adventure during camp, making new relationships with your fellow business students and experiencing Mizzou.

Registration for Camp Trulaske 2022 has closed. If you have any questions please email

About Camp Trulaske

Camp Trulaske is an incredible experience for incoming business students. Camp will introduce freshmen and transfer students to Mizzou, the Trulaske College of Business, and upperclassmen business students.  

The Trulaske College of Business hosts a unique opportunity for incoming students. When you sign up for camp, you have the opportunity to shape your future at Mizzou!  

Make Camp Trulaske a part of your story at Mizzou! 

2022 Agenda

Wednesday, 8/17 

  • 9 am-5pm – Mizzou One-Stop Shop at the Mizzou Student Center
    • Come find us at the Mizzou One-Stop Shop after you move-in to check in and grab all your Camp SWAG and information!
  • 7:30pm – Camp Trulaske Ice Cream Social – Carnahan Quad/Traditions Plaza
    • Join us when you can after 7:30 to meet fellow campers, counselors, staff, play yard games, and have some ice cream. You can also check in with us at this time if you miss the One-Stop Shop.

Thursday, 8/18

  • 9:30 am – Welcome/Breakfast, Bush Auditorium in Cornell Hall
    • Grab a bite to eat and get acquainted with your groups/counselors.
  • 10:00 am – Let the games begin at Stankowski Field, Carnahan Quad, and the Rec Center
    • You and your groups will compete in various games/activities in true summer camp style – bring your A game!
  • 12 pm – Pizza on the Quad
    • Get a taste of different local Columbia pizza joints while you take a break from the day’s activities.
  • 1:30 pm – Campus Scavenger Hunt
    • Details to come – engage in an app-based scavenger hunt to learn about campus (and win prizes!)
  • 3:00 pm – Hypnotist in Bush Auditorium
    • Cool off indoors and enjoy an amazing interactive Hypnotism show complete with fun and laughs! Maybe you’ll be up on stage…
  • 5:00 pm – Music and BBQ at Traditions Plaza
    • Enjoy some of Columbia’s finest BBQ and enjoy local band, The Brink, performing live for Camp Trulaske. It’s gonna be wild!
  • 7:00 pm – Mandatory Res Life meeting back at your Residence Halls
  • 8:00 pm – First ROAR Pep Rally at Traditions Plaza
    • Come on back to the Quad and meet your fellow campers and incoming freshmen to get excited for First Roar!
  • 9:00 pm – First ROAR at Faurot Field

Friday, 8/19 

  • 8:30 am – Breakfast at Cornell Hall
  • 8:40 am – Meet the Dean, Professor Panel
    • Hear from Dean Robert and some of our great professors here in the Trulaske College of Business.
  • 10:30 am – Fall Welcome Back Meeting
    • Meet your Academic Advisor and make sure you’re all set for next week!
  • 11:30am – Camp Trulaske Lunch on the Quad at Carnahan Quad
    • Join all your fellow campers and the Trulaske College of Business staff and faculty for an amazing day on the quad. There will be plenty of food, and a ton of great activities. Be on the lookout for information about all of our activities.