Visiting campus

We've got your visit covered

When you think about visiting campus, you’re probably wondering where to stay, what to do and where to eat. Look no further — we’ve compiled a list to make planning easy.

On campus

  • Campus map – Getting around campus will become second nature in no time. Until then, take a look at our campus map.
  • Parking – Get to know Murray State’s parking regulations and find parking maps through Parking Services. Be sure to pick up a free visitor pass at the Murray State Police Department building when you arrive.
  •  Winslow Dining Hall – The main dining option on campus, Winslow Dining Hall is open to students and family and offers a delicious variety of menu options.
  •  Curris Center – Visit the hub of campus activity, the Curris Center, for coffee, restaurants, a post office, the University Bookstore and more. 

In Murray

Murray State’s main campus is located in Murray, Ky., which is a city of about 18,000 residents that has earned the title of “Friendliest Small Town” by Rand McNally. There are plenty of places to stay and things to do within the 11 square miles that comprise the city of Murray. For an up-to-date list of hotels, restaurants, shops and events, visit

The University also has regional campuses  to serve students in Henderson, Hopkinsville, Fort Campbell, Madisonville and Paducah.

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