Newly Admitted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Murray State University. We look forward to welcoming you to the MSU campus!

The Next Step


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ORIENTATION
Please read the international student orientation schedule and complete the orientation registration form.
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SHUTTLE
You can also register for the shuttle service if you need transportation from Nashville airport to Murray State's campus.
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VISA PROCEDURES
We suggest that you read more about visa procedures before arrival.
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STUDENT HANDBOOK
We suggest that you read the new student handbook before arrival.

Housing

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ON-CAMPUS HOUSING
You can learn about on-campus housing options by clicking here.*
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OFF-CAMPUS HOUSING
You can learn more about off-campus housing options by searching online. 

*To apply for on-campus housing, please complete the housing application and pay the $150 housing deposit available through your student account. To access your student account (called myGate), please follow the myGate Registration instructions that were sent to you by your admissions officer. Once you have access to myGate, please follow these instructions in order to complete the housing application.

Placement Tests

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MATH PLACEMENT TESTS
Undergraduate students will take a math placement test during orientation and may wish to review sample tests before arrival.
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ENGLISH PLACEMENT TESTS
If you were accepted into the Academic English Program (AEP) at Murray State University, your IELTS/TOEFL bands will determine how many English classes you need.
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ESL PLACEMENT TESTS
If you were accepted into the English as a Second Language (ESL) program, you will take a placement test to determine your level. ESL has 6 levels.


Contact Us

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Misty Brown
International Student Advisor
270-809-2964
mbrown@murraystate.edu
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Brittany Fentress
 International Student Advisor
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Office Address:
174 Woods Hall
Murray, Kentucky, USA 42071
Coordinates: 36.612858, -88.320554

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