Nanette Biersmith with Helen, a student.

Student Opportunities

Nanette Biersmith with Helen, a student recipient of a Nanette Biersmith Service Award

Opportunities at UMKC Philosophy include guided research with talented, passionate faculty; our award-winning Philosophy in Prison program; our very active Honors Society, Phi Sigma Tau (a chapter of a prestigious national Honor Society); and scholarships and awards that are available to Philosophy majors, provided by funds raised by our philosophy faculty, staff and alumnae.