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Murray State College Student Life

Murray State College is on a 120-acre campus in a rural setting in Tishomingo, Oklahoma. Murray State College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, , and more.

Murray State College does not have fraternities or sororities..

Does Murray State College Offer Student Housing?

Murray State College offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Murray State College students live off campus. In 2021, 11% of undergrads at Murray State College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 89% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Murray State College. There are 380 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,674 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 300 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 60% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Murray State College offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Murray State College Athletics

At Murray State College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Murray State College:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Club Teamsheerleading Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Golf Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Soccer Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Basketball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Is Murray State College 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.

Murray State College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security.

Plan a Visit to Murray State College

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 Murray State College, take Interstate 35 to Tishomingo, OK. If you need to fly, book your flight to Will Rogers World airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Oklahoma 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 Murray State College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Murray State College Students

65%

Women

35%

Men

49%

Full Time

51%

Part Time

96%

In State

4%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

64%

13%

9%

6%

5%

2%

0.34%

0.11%

0.07%

Undergraduate Students

2,674

Non-Resident / International Students

2

Murray State College Campus Services

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

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,674

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$6,910

Out-of-State

$13,060

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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