Admitted Students

Transitioning to Missouri State

Congratulations on your admission to Missouri State University! We're excited to have you join our thriving academic and social community.

Upon your admission, you will begin receiving information about housing, scholarship opportunities, orientation and more. Check your mail and email regularly to make sure you catch everything!

Senior checklist

View our checklist for tips on when to complete your housing application, how to apply for financial aid and more.

MSU New Student Community

Join our invite-only MSU New Student Community and build new friendships, find potential roommates, and connect with students who share your interests, major and housing preferences.


Have you moved or changed residences since you applied? Review our residency policy to see if you may qualify as a Missouri resident for fee purposes.

Transferring credit

Make sure you get the credit you earned for the college courses you took in high school by reviewing our Transferring Credit page. You will get details on how to request transcripts and submit test scores.

Begin the financial aid process

If you are planning to apply for financial aid, we encourage you to complete and submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the priority deadline of March 31.


Has it been a year since you took a class at MSU? You will need to reapply for admission according to our readmission policy.