We've got your visit covered
When you think about visiting campus, you’re probably wondering where to stay, what to do and where to eat. Look no further — we’ve compiled a list to make planning easy.
- Campus map – Getting around campus will become second nature in no time. Until then, take a look at our campus map.
- Parking – Get to know Murray State’s parking regulations and find parking maps through Parking Services. Be sure to pick up a free visitor pass at the Murray State Police Department building when you arrive.
- Winslow Dining Hall – The main dining option on campus, Winslow Dining Hall is open to students and family and offers a delicious variety of menu options.
- Curris Center – Visit the hub of campus activity, the Curris Center, for coffee, restaurants, a post office, the University Bookstore and more.
Murray State’s main campus is located in Murray, Ky., which is a city of about 18,000 residents that has earned the title of “Friendliest Small Town” by Rand McNally. There are plenty of places to stay and things to do within the 11 square miles that comprise the city of Murray. For an up-to-date list of hotels, restaurants, shops and events, visit tourmurray.com.
The University also has regional campuses to serve students in Henderson, Hopkinsville, Fort Campbell, Madisonville and Paducah.
“When we first visited Murray State, I really enjoyed how the campus was laid out. It's very functional for the students. I liked how our son felt very welcomed. It felt very secure leaving him here, knowing that he would have guidance if he had any sort of problems.”