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Murray State University Admissions

Murray State admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 85%. Students that get into Murray State have an average SAT score between 943-1155 or an average ACT score of 21-27. The regular admissions application deadline for Murray State is rolling.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
85%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
6,479
SAT Range
943-1155
SAT Reading
480-595
SAT Math
463-560
Students Submitting SAT
7%
ACT Range
21-27
ACT English
21-28
ACT Math
19-26
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
95%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$40
Accepts Common App
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Neither required nor recommended
Poll
71%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.35 responses
Poll
69%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.35 responses
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