Admissions centerMorehead, KY 40351 606-783-2000
About Morehead State University
  • Year of Foundation 1922
  • Size of Campus 1016 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 7,544
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 60%, 40%, 14%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 30
  • Enrollment No. 6,725
Morehead State University is much more than you might expect. We are much more than a college much more than an alma mater much more engaged much more personal and much more than a regional partner. MSU delivers a strong and affordable education for friendly, ambitious students who thrive in a student-focused learning environment defined by small class sizes and faculty committed to teaching and student success.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frats 12
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Gospel Ensemble; Cosmopolitan Club; Black Student Coalition
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 12
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Center; Catholic Newman Center; Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship; Fellowship of Christian Athletes; Christian Theatre Fellowship; Latter-Day Saints Student Assoc. Methodist Student Center (Wesley Foundation)
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Number of sororities 10
  • Number of honor societies Academic Honors Student Assoc. Cardinal Key National Honor Society; Delta Tau Alpha; Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society; Kappa Delta Pi; Kappa Omicron Nu; Order of Omega; Phi Alpha Theta; Phi Sigma Pi; Pi Delta Phi; Pinnacle Non-Traditional Honor Society; Pi Sig
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Lexington, KY (70), Huntington, WV (70)
  • Distance to nearest train Ashland, KY (60)
  • Distance to nearest bus Morehead, KY (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 8%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (52%), women's dorms (19%), men's dorms (16%), sorority housing (2%), fraternity housing (1%), apartments for married students (4%), apartment for single students (4%), special housing for disabled students (1%), special housing for internationa
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 18
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 5%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 94%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 65%
  • Number of students using college housing 36%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 22%
Campus Services
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 47,096
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 2,400
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Appalachia/Kentucky; Jesse Stuart; James Still; Roger W. Barbour
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 522,673
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Kentucky Folk Art Museum, planetarium, 320-acre agriculture complex, 50-acre outdoor learning center at Cave Run Lake, Space Science Center, radio telescope
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 3,046
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 96
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 819,736
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 124,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 624
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 22,194
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 1,100
  • Counseling Services career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, birth control
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,433
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 11%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village