1500 University DriveBillings, MT 59101 406-657-2158
http://www.msubillings.edu/ cjohannes@msubillings.edu
About Montana State University-Billings
  • Year of Foundation 1927
  • Size of Campus 92 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,407
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 62%, 38%, 8%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,988 in-state, $14,648 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $5,310
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 30
  • Enrollment No. 4,425
Montana State University Billings has been an integral part of the Billings community and a student-centered learning environment since its early days as Eastern Montana College. Founded in 1927, the university continues to nurture a longstanding tradition of educational access, teaching excellence, civic engagement and community enhancement in an urban setting. In the classroom and in the community, students receive a well-rounded unique education and training for Associate’s, Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees for careers through the University’s five colleges — arts and sciences, business, allied health professions, education and technology.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Psi Chi (National Psychology Honor Society), Sigma Tau Delta (National English Honor Society), Sigma Beta Delta (National Business Honor Society), Alpha Mu Gamma (National Foreign Language Honor Society)
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Welcome Week; Winterfest (Homecoming around basketball); Summerfest (annual summer BBQ, live music, and children's activities held each July); Student Organization & Activities Expo; PowWow (sponsored by Inter-Tribal Indian Club); American Indian Heritage
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Inter-Tribal Indian Club, Spanish Club, United Hispanic Club, International Studies Club;
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Catholic Campus Ministry, Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship, Latter-Day Saints Student Organization, Real Life: College and Career, United Campus Ministry, Bahai Club, Baptist Student Union;
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Billings, MT (2), Bozeman, MT (140)
  • Distance to nearest train Havre, MT (350)
  • Distance to nearest bus Billings, MT (2)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (95%), apartments for married students (5%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 25%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 70%
  • Number of students using college housing 16%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 98%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 5%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Northcutt Steele Gallery, Greenhouse, Scientific Field Station, Cisel Recital Hall, Petro Theatro, Training and Development Center, Developmental Resource Center, Information Commons, Channel 7 TV Studio.
  • 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)
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs
  • Number Of Subscriptions 790
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 60
  • Number Of Microforms 530,891
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,667
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 7,265
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Rare historical book and map collection, curriculum resource center, Montana room, audiovisual services, federal government document repository, and online databases. MSU-Billings is a member of a library consortium.
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 294,562
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,525
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 11%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Conoco, St. Vincent Healthcare, Anderson ZurMehlen, KPMG, Roscoe Steel, American Medical Response, Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch, Computers Unlimited, First Interstate Bank, Wells Fargo, Deaconess Billings Clinic
  • Employed Students after 1 year 58%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City