If you are a Missouri resident who owns or leases a passenger vehicle, truck, RV or motorcycle registered in Missouri, you qualify for a Gorilla License Plate. The educational license plate program provides TWO plates per vehicle.EFFECTIVE DATE & RENEWAL
The gorilla license plate is valid for one year based on an annual renewal of the plate through a $30 gift to PSU and a $15 fee to the state. To renew for two years, it would be a $60 gift to PSU and a $30 fee to the state see below.*
*If your vehicle was manufactured in an odd year and you are getting your plate in an odd year then you may renew for two years; but if your vehicle was manufactured in an odd year and you are getting your plate in an even year then you may only renew for one year. If your vehicle was manufactured in an even year and you are getting your plate in an even year then you may renew for two years; but if your vehicle was manufactured in an even year and you are getting your plate in an odd year then you many only renew for one year.
GETTING YOUR PLATE
You may order a tag at any time by contacting the Office of Alumni and Constituent Relations first and then proceeding to your county office. After you receive your Emblem Use Authorization Statement from our office you will need to take that form along with 1716 form to the county vehicle office. The state is going to charge you $15 per year for your personalized license plate.
FEE PAYMENT & VOUCHER
To get your plate, you have several options:
1. Click here and make a gift of $30 to Pittsburg State University, which is tax deductible.
Option 1 - $25 goes to the PSU Alumni Legacy License Plate Scholarship fund and $5 towards an administrative fee.
Option 2 - $25 goes to the department of your choice and $5 towards an administrative fee.
Option 3 - You have already made a gift of $30 to PSU within 12 months of this request.
After you choose an option online, our office will mail you an Emblem Use Authorization Statement (EUAS) form to take to your county vehicle office.
2. Call our office at 620-235-4758 or 877-PSU-ALUM, and we can take your $30 payment over the phone. We will then mail your EUAS form to take to your county vehicle office.
3. Print this form, write a $30 check to PSU, denote where you want your $30 to go in the memo, and then mail your form to Wilkinson Alumni Center, 401 E. Ford, Pittsburg, KS 66762 or fax it to 620-235-4949. Once we receive your form, we will mail your EUAS form back to you within 2-3 days. Then you can take that form to your county vehicle office.
PERSONALIZATIONThe State of Missouri requires you to personalize your license plate on the 1716 form.
For more information about the program:
If you would like more information about the Missouri Gorilla License Plate, please call 1-877-PSU-ALUM, 620-235-4758, or e-mail questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.