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Office of the Registrar

Murray State University
113 Sparks Hall
Murray, KY 42071-3312

Phone
(270) 809-5630
(800) 272-4678

Fax
(270) 809-3777: Registrar

(270) 809-5727: Registration

(270) 809-3050: Veterans Affairs

Office Hours
Monday - Friday

January - May 
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM CST/CDT


June - July
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM CDT

August - December
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM CST/CDT



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RESIDENCY FAQ: ESTABLISHING RESIDENCY

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  • 1. What are the requirements for becoming a resident?

  • 2. How is a determination of Kentucky residency made?

  • 3. I have not yet been admitted to the University. How do I find out whether or not I will be considered a resident for tuition and admission purposes?

  • 4. When should a student file a request for residency change?

  • 5. What type of evidence is necessary to establish domicile or residency?

RESIDENCY FAQ: RESIDENCY FOR REGIONAL STATES

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  • 1. Can I apply for residency for other states besides Kentucky?

RESIDENCY FAQ: DEPENDENT STUDENT

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RESIDENCY FAQ: INDEPENDENT STUDENT

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  • 1. What must I do in order to be considered an independent person who can establish residency in Kentucky?

RESIDENCY FAQ: DOCUMENTATION

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RESIDENCY FAQ: EMPLOYMENT

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RESIDENCY FAQ: FINANCIAL AID

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RESIDENCY FAQ: MILITARY

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RESIDENCY FAQ: MOVING FROM KENTUCKY

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RESIDENCY FAQ: MOVING TO KENTUCKY

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RESIDENCY FAQ: PROPERTY OWNERSHIP

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RESIDENCY FAQ: VISA HOLDERS

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