Summer Internship, Vacancy

MU Extension is seeking a positive, professional, organized team player assist in the planning, management and support of Extension Programs Saline County. MU Extension in Saline County is searching for a full time Saline Summer Intern. For details & to apply go to: Apply by 05/26/17. For more info, call Taylor Bryant at 660-886-6909.

Position Description

Application for Employment

FREE 2016 Tax Preparation

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is now available in Saline County.  This program offers FREE tax filing for senior and lower income citizens by volunteer IRS certified tax preparers. 

Times offered are February 15 &16; March 7 and March 22, 2017 at the MU Extension Center, 353 S. Lafayette, Marshall, MO. Appointments are now available. Please call the MU Extension center to schedule your appointment 660-886-6908. For further information, contact Trish Savage, Family Financial Education Specialist at the MU Extension Center or email 

The VITA program is limited in scope and does not file for incomes greater than $50,000, farm, business, or other complex tax returns.

Your community classroom

MU Extension is the University of Missouri’s classroom in Saline County. We connect people to research-based education to enrich the quality of life and enhance the economic well-being of our communities. MU Extension in Saline County is your one-stop source for practical education and information on almost anything.

MU Extension partners with the Saline County Commission and other local organizations to provide education, information and services that meet people’s needs. The elected and appointed members of the Saline County Extension Council provide guidance in identifying those needs to ensure that our educational programs are relevant, reliable and responsive. Whether it’s resources for yourself or your family, farm, business or community, we invite you to explore our website, call or email to learn how we can help you.

Interested in making a difference in Saline County?

Run for an elected position on Extension Council. 

If you would like to make a difference in your community, serving on the Extension Council would be a great experience for you. The Number one responsibility of Saline County Extension Council is to identify concerns in their community and provide input for extension programs. 

If you would like to run for a position, call Taylor Bryant or Trish Savage, MU Extension Specialists, at the Extension Center (660-886-6908) to learn about the process for Council elections. We welcome new members and those enthusiastic to be involved!