Announcements

Enrollment highlights academic achievement, strength in fall 2016 freshmen class

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s fall 2016 preliminary enrollment data indicates several positive trends including a larger freshman class size, higher average ACT score and class rank than last fall’s freshman class. This year’s freshman [...]

Lucy Love named director of development for College of Humanities and Fine Arts, Honors College

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has named Lucy Love the new director of development for the College of Humanities and Fine Arts as well as the Honors College. Love will begin on Dec. 1 and, [...]

Information: Week of October 24-30

MURRAY, Ky. — Below is information with recent news, notes and accomplishments at Murray State University. The Murray State University Collegiate FFA chapter was named the National Champion in the Program of Excellence competition at the [...]

Wrather family continues support of Murray State University

MURRAY, Ky. — When Anne Wrather Hoke reminisces about her father, Marvin O. Wrather, a simple word immediately registers, succinctly summing up his love for Murray State University. “Students. He loved young people and when I [...]

W.K. Kellogg Foundation matches gift to the Giving Back Endowment

MURRAY, Ky. — The W.K. Kellogg Foundation has matched the gifts of Dr. Robert and Patricia Long to the Murray State University Foundation for the Giving Back Endowment in the College of Education and Human Services. [...]

Affording Opportunities for Future Racers

The Century Club Alumni Legacy Scholarship provides opportunities for future generations of Racers to obtain a high quality Murray State education. Established in 1967 by the MSU Alumni Association, the scholarship fund provides financial support for incoming freshmen [...]

Murray State University Information: Week of July 18-24

MURRAY, Ky. — Below is information with recent news, notes and accomplishments at Murray State University. The Murray State Paducah Regional Campus recently competed in the inaugural Grand Rivers Dragon Boat Festival on July 16.  The [...]

Murray State University partners with Paducah Police Department to promote cultural awareness

MURRAY, Ky. — The Paducah Police Department has recently teamed up with Murray State University’s College of Education and Human Services to provide officers with an advanced training opportunity centered around diversity awareness.  The result of [...]

Murray State University announces new Peace Corps Prep program

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University has announced a new partnership with the Peace Corps that will offer students a unique combination of undergraduate coursework and community service that prepares them for an international career. Murray [...]

​Murray State University Information: Week of July 4-10

MURRAY, Ky. — Below is information with recent news, notes and accomplishments at Murray State University. Harry Fannin, professor and department chair of chemistry through the Jesse D. Jones College of Science, Engineering and Technology, was [...]