Springfield, MO is Perfect
for College Students


There are a lot of reasons to love Springfield, Missouri: Cheap eats, great coffee, an artistic community, nearby entertainment attractions, beautiful scenery, and sporting venues. No matter what you like, Springfield has something just for you.

Great Places to Eat for Cheap

With over 5,000 restaurants in the area, this college town has great restaurants at competitive prices. You can look forward to happy hour deals and coupons that are sure to keep your stomach and pocket full.

Amazing Coffee Shops to Study at


Springfield, MO is filled with specialty coffee shops that source some of the best single origin coffees in the world. Many are open late, perfect for late night study sessions, and serve a wide variety of exotic teas and espresso beverages.

A Growing Creative Culture

It’s easy for artists to thrive in Springfield because of its unique creative community. Every month there is a downtown Art Walk where creatives gather, there are also free art museums and studios where you can appreciate the arts.

Beautiful Parks and Recreation Sites

Springfield has a stunning landscape filled with crystal clear streams, breath taking hill country, and lush green pastures. Several parks and nature centers are just a few minutes away, as well as, fantastic caves and caverns for the explorer to enjoy.

Nearby Shopping and Entertainment Hot Spots

There are a lot of places to be entertained. Such as the Branson Landing, Silver Dollar City, and Bass Pro Shop. From IMAX movies to playful shows, there is something to enjoy every night of week.

A Variety of Sporting Venues

With so many colleges and universities in town, sports are knitted into the fabric of Springfield, Missouri. Football, Basketball, and Baseball stadiums are located throughout the area where you can cheer on your favorite teams. Also, there are several places where you can enjoy non-traditional sports such as disc golf, and rock climbing.

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