Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ's about Orientation
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Racer Nation Orientation is required for all new freshman and new transfer students. Orientation gives you a chance to finalize plans on campus, meet future classmates, learn more about Murray State and register for classes!
Racer Nation Orientation is a 4-part experience:
- Online Modules sent 2-weeks before orientation
- Day of Orientation Course Registration
- Day of Orientation Information Sessions
- Racer Life - August Welcome Event
Two weeks prior to your registered session, you will be emailed a link to complete
online modules to get you started. This email will be sent to the student email address
associated with their orientation registration.
Yes, the orientation fee is $130. This fee covers all costs for the student and any parent(s) or guest(s). This fee is required at the time you make your reservation. You can pay online with either a credit or debit card. If you do not have access to this, please call the Office of Recruitment for assistance at 800-272-4678 ext 2.
The orientation fee is refundable until May 1 (minus a processing fee). If you have a scheduling conflict you can change the date of your orientation session. Please note that you can only change your date to one that is still available.