Federal bill includes NextGen MURR funding

UM System leadership thanks members of the Missouri congressional delegation for funding in omnibus bill.

The University of Missouri received more than $130 million from a federal omnibus spending bill signed in December 2022, including $20 million for NextGen MURR design and planning work.

Jan. 12, 2023

UM System leaders are celebrating the recent passage of the federal omnibus spending bill, signed into law by President Joseph Biden last month. Thanks to the support of former Sen. Roy Blunt and Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer, more than $130 million will be coming to UM System universities to support research innovation, construction and education programs.