Residential College Contract - Please click on the link provided to review the contract prior to arriving to campus.
Housing Cancellation Forms
Residential College Cancellation
Cancellation Deadlines: Fall 2016 - June 1, 2016
College Courts Cancellation
Room Request Change Forms
Request a Change to Your On-Campus Housing Assignment!
We will begin reviewing student requests on Thursday, August 18. Residents requesting a change will receive an email (sent to their Murray State email Account) with information regarding the status of their request.
For residents wishing to change rooms and/or roommates within their current college. All individuals involved MUST currently reside in the same college.
For individuals wishing to be reassigned to another college.
Also, for individuals wanting to remain in their present college, but requesting to room with someone currently living in another facility. Individuals interested in College Courts please contact the Housing Office.
Request for a private room may be submitted for any of our residence halls; however, private rooms are only granted as space permits.
F2016 Interim Housing
Fall Interim Housing
Students who are looking to stay for the interim period and are currently living in Hester Hall will need to move to the interim building which will be Old Franklin hall. The interim housing rate is $17 per night. Old Franklin is scheduled to close on Wednesday, August 17, 201 Changes will NOT be accepted after Friday, August 5, 2016.
Housing Exemption Forms
Required for freshmen or sophomores wishing to commute daily from their parents' home (within a 50 mile radius of the University). The On-Campus Housing Exemption Application must be submitted ALONG with the Housing Exemption Agreement of Understanding Form and the Notary Form. All appropriate forms must be submitted to the MSU Housing Office through fax, mail, or in person.Housing Exemption Agreement of Understanding - Must be completed by the student requesting the exemption.
Notary Form - Must be signed by the parent in the presence of a notary. Notaries are available in the MSU Housing Office.
Please visit our Housing Exemptions page for more information on additional reasons for requesting an exemption.
Other Important Documents
Murray State University faculty and staff are eligible to receive a $100 discount (offer available each semester - excluding summer terms) on their son/daughter's residential college room rent.
Download our viewbook for a general overview of on-campus living.
For room dimensions and featured room amenities please download our Residential College Floor Plan Brochure
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