Racer Report: Oct. 12-16

MURRAY, Ky. — See below for the latest news from Murray State University, including student, faculty, staff and alumni accomplishments, announcements, upcoming events and much more for the week of Oct. 12-16, 2020. Dr. Shea Porr, Animal/Equine Science Department Head for the Hutson School of Agriculture, has been selected as the Distinguished Educator for the […]

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Students encouraged to complete Free Application for Federal Student Aid

FAFSA opened Oct. 1; apply today at fafsa.ed.gov MURRAY, Ky. — Current and future students at Murray State University are encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), now open as of Oct. 1. A completed FAFSA is required in order to receive financial aid, such as a Pell Grant or other […]

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Murray State University faculty and staff attend Leadership Women Pipeline program

MURRAY, Ky. — Nine Murray State University faculty and staff attended the national Leadership Women Pipeline program September 2.  Pipeline is a virtual, one-day program with innovative speakers and mentors offered by Leadership Women, the largest and longest running leadership development nonprofit organization for women in the nation. With a mission to ensure women’s full […]

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Murray State University Hopkinsville Regional Campus director named chair of Kentucky Association of Continuing Higher Education

Dr. Slone Cansler will lead organization devoted to improve students’ access to higher education MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University Hopkinsville Regional Campus Director Dr. Slone Cansler, ’97, ’00, has been named chair of the Kentucky Association of Continuing Higher Education (KACHE), a statewide organization devoted to improving access to higher education for students across […]

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Murray State University hosts diversity, equity and inclusion virtual symposium

Nearly 300 members of both the campus and broader community throughout the country attend virtual event MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University hosted a diversity, equity and inclusion virtual symposium on Oct. 2, promoting cross-racial dialogue, education and increased awareness of issues related to race and ethnicity. Coordinated by the University’s Office of Multicultural Initiatives, […]

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Murray State University Promise covers tuition and mandatory fees for qualifying students

Since 2018, program has continued to position University as one of America’s best college values for students MURRAY, Ky. — In a continued effort to ensure both access and affordability for students, the Murray State Promise awards need-based scholarships to eligible students who pay no tuition to attend Murray State University. First-time freshmen and new […]

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College Quality, Access and Affordability

College Quality, Access and Affordability Dr. Bob Jackson, President of Murray State University During the past few years, I have regularly stated Murray State University’s tremendous obligation to continue our long-standing legacy of providing a high-quality education, with world-class professors, caring and dedicated staff and ensuring access and affordability for the students and families of […]

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Virtual Racer Roadshow events available for prospective students and families this fall

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University will host virtual Racer Roadshow events featuring President Dr. Bob Jackson along with Murray State Office of Recruitment staff as well as current faculty, staff and students. The events are geared toward prospective students and families to provide helpful information on the Racer experience and the opportunities Murray State […]

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Schedule a virtual visit and take our virtual campus tour!

One of our students, Sara Ann Bazzell, is here to lead you on a virtual tour of campus! Following your tour, be sure to click HERE to register for a one-on-one virtual campus visit and meeting by Zoom or phone with one of our Office of Recruitment staff! We are here to assist you in […]

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We are here for you – a letter from Murray State President Dr. Bob Jackson

One of my favorite quotes is by Admiral Bill McRaven:  We will all find ourselves neck deep in mud someday.  This is the time to sing loudly, to smile broadly, to lift up those around you and give them hope that tomorrow will be a better day.” We are in the middle of the most […]

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