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McM Student Life

McM is on a 52-acre campus in a suburban setting in Abilene, Texas There are many activities and organizations for McM students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

McM does not have fraternities or sororities.

McM has a thriving Alpha Phi Omega. In fact, more students participate in Alpha Phi Omega than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at McM include Religious Life Council, McMurry Student Government, Campus Activity Board and Servant Leadership

The McM community comes together each year for Homecoming, Spring Thing, and Spring McMadness.

Does McM offer student housing?

McM offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through junior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most McM students live off campus. In 2021, 48% of undergrads at McM lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 52% of students lived off-campus or commuted to McM. There are 593 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,087 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 5 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 5% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

McM offers coed housing and .

Is McM Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

McMurry University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The McM campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

McM offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Additionally, McM has McMurry Alert System.

Plan a Visit to McM

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to McM, take Interstate 20 to Abilene, TX. If you need to fly, book your flight to Abilene Regional airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Texas you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore McM's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

McM Students

50%

Women

50%

Men

88%

Full Time

12%

Part Time

96%

In State

4%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

47%

30%

16%

3%

2%

1%

1%

0.48%

0.10%

Undergraduate Students

1,087

Non-Resident / International Students

17

Graduate Students

7

McM Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,094

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

47%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$29,190

Out-of-State

$29,190

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 15
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