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Graduate Degree Application Instruction

  Specialist or Master’s degrees DOCTORAL degrees
Application Form Specialist or Master's Degrees Form Doctoral Degrees Form
Degree Application Fee
(Non-refundable)

  • $30 for May and August 2014
  • $50 starting December 2014
$100
 Late Application Fee Applications submitted after the published deadlines will be subject to a $20 late fee. Deadlines are found in the Academic Calendar of each semester.


Submitting the degree application in person:

  1. Complete and print the degree application form. 
  2. Go to the Cashier’s Office (2nd floor Sparks Hall) to pay the degree application fee.
  3. Bring the degree application form and receipt to Graduate Admissions and Records, Basement of Sparks Hall. 


Submitting the degree application by mail:

Mail the completed application and degree fee to the following address: 

Graduate Admissions & Records
Murray State University
B2 Sparks Hall
Murray KY 42071

Please include a check or money order made payable to MSU for the appropriate application fee. Applications submitted after the published deadlines will be subject to an additional $20 late fee.


Upcoming application deadlines:

Graduation term Deadline
May 2014 February 14, 2014
August 2014 June 20, 2014
December 2014 September 12, 2014
May 2015 February 13, 2015
August 2015 June 19, 2015
December 2015 September 19, 2015


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