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New freshmen visit

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update - As a precautionary measure to reduce the risk of COVID-19 exposure to our university community and prospective students Murray State University has cancelled all on-campus visits, local high school visits, and special events .

Take a virtual tour

Register for a Virtual Campus Visit

Sign up for one-on-one meetings via phone or Zoom. Virtual visits are available Monday through Friday at 9:00, 10:00 & 11:00 am and at 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00 pm. Appointments outside of the appointed times can also be made.

Zoom Visits

You do not have to have a Zoom account to attend a Zoom meeting. After you register, you'll receive an email with a link to download the software. You can create an account if you want but that is not required.

You will need a smartphone, computer or tablet with a webcam and microphone to participate in a Zoom session.

View our Participant Guide for more information about Zoom visits.

Phone Visits

Don’t want to Zoom?  That's fine! Schedule a visit online and include your preferred type of communication in the “Special Assistance Needed/Comments” field and will be happy to give you a call.

As always, feel free to contact us at 270.809.2896 or

To cancel or update details of your online registration, please  email us at or call 270-809-3002.

University closures and dates with limited schedule

Dates the University is Open, but Running on Limited Schedule
 The university will be open but classes will not be in session. There will be very few students on campus. We will host campus visits, but it will be difficult to get academic appointments. Appointment times will be 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. only.

Dates the University is Closed There will be no campus visits.

Date Event University schedule
May 2 - 8, 2020 Finals Week Limited schedule
May 25, 2020 Memorial Day Closed
July 3, 2020 Independence Day Closed
September 7, 2020 Labor Day Closed
October 8 - 9, 2020 Fall Break Closed
November 25 - 27, 2020 Thanksgiving Break Closed
December 12 - 16, 2020 Winter Break Limited schedule
December 17, 2020 - January 3, 2021 Winter Break Closed
January 4 - 10, 2021 Winter Break Limited schedule
January 18, 2021 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Closed
March 15 - 16, 2021 Spring Break Limited schedule
March 17 - 19, 2021 Spring Break Closed
May 1 - 7, 2021 Spring Finals Week Limited schedule
May 31, 2021 Memorial Day Closed