Residence Hall Contract - Please click on the link provided to review the contract prior to arriving to campus.
Housing Cancellation Forms
Cancellation Deadlines: Spring 2017- December 1, 2016 Fall 2017 - June 1, 2017
Residence Hall Cancellation
College Courts Cancellation
Winter/Holiday Interim Housing
The residence halls will be closing for Winter/Holiday break on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 9am. The colleges will reopen on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 12pm.
Lee Clark and Old Richmond will remain open for students needing housing during this time.
Current residents of Lee Clark will be allowed to remain in their current room; however, residents must submit this form, notifying the Housing Office of their intentions of remaining on campus during the interim period.
Our interim housing rate is $17 per night. Changes will NOT be accepted after Friday, December 9, 2016.
Room Request Change Forms
Request a Change to Your On-Campus Housing Assignment!
The room change request forms will be disabled on Monday, November 28, 2016 in order for the office to prepare for the spring moves and assignments process. The forms will resume after the spring semester begins in January. For emergency moves please contact your Residence Director, and the housing office will work through them to take action if possible.
Housing Exemption Forms
Required for freshmen or sophomores wishing to commute daily from their parents' home (within a 50 mile radius of the University). The On-Campus Housing Exemption Application must be submitted ALONG with the Housing Exemption Agreement of Understanding Form and the Notary Form. All appropriate forms must be submitted to the MSU Housing Office through fax, mail, or in person.Housing Exemption Agreement of Understanding - Must be completed by the student requesting the exemption.
Notary Form - Must be signed by the parent in the presence of a notary. Notaries are available in the MSU Housing Office.
Please visit our Housing Exemptions page for more information on additional reasons for requesting an exemption.
Other Important Documents
Murray State University faculty and staff are eligible to receive a $100 discount (offer available each semester - excluding summer terms) on their son/daughter's residential college room rent.
Download our viewbook for a general overview of on-campus living.
For room dimensions and featured room amenities please download our Residential College Floor Plan Brochure
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