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FAFSA School Code = 001977


Financial Aid Office
Murray State University
500 Sparks Hall
Murray, KY 42071-3312

msu.sfa@murraystate.edu 

(270) 809-2546 
(800) 272-4678, ext 3
(270) 809-3116, fax

Office Hours
University closure dates
Monday - Friday 

January - May
8:00 am - 4:30 pm CST

June - July
7:30 am - 4:00 pm CST

August - December
8:00 am - 4:30 pm CST

How are we doing? 
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<p>The Financial Aid Office is conducting a survey to assist
our office in better serving our customers and meeting their financial
aid needs.&nbsp; We would appreciate if you would please take a moment to
complete the brief satisfaction survey.&nbsp; Your feedback is valuable to
allow our office to improve and continue providing quality assistance.&nbsp;
Your response is anonymous.&nbsp; Please complete the survey by clicking <a target="blank" href="https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/msufaosurvey">here</a>.</p>
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The Financial Aid Office is conducting a survey to assist our office in better serving our customers and meeting their financial aid needs.  We would appreciate if you would please take a moment to complete the brief satisfaction survey.  Your feedback is valuable to allow our office to improve and continue providing quality assistance.  Your response is anonymous.  Please complete the survey by clicking here.

Financial Aid FAQs

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  • How do I apply for financial aid?

  • What determines how financial aid is awarded?

  • I am getting financial assistance from an outside scholarship, do I have to let you know?

  • How is financial aid given to me?

  • What happens if I withdraw for the semester and I have received financial aid?

  • What happens if I just quit going to class?

  • What do I have to do to maintain financial aid eligibility?

  • Do I have to apply for financial aid every year?

  • Is there financial aid available for summer school?

  • What is MSU's school code for the FAFSA?

  • What happens to my loan when I am done with school?

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