AIMS is a part of Upward Bound which is a TRIO program funded by the United States Department of Education. It is located within the division of Student Affairs at Murray State University. AIMS does not discriminate on the basis or race, national origin, sex, religion, or disability in the provision of services, educational programs and activities. AIMS provides, upon request, reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities an equal opportunity to participate in all programs and activities. The administration maintains an open door policy for any student who feels subjection to racial harassment or discrimination. Students are urged to contact the Office of Student Affairs, Orwady Hall or the Office of Equal Opportunity, Wells Hall.