New Student Programs

Calling for Counselors!

Are you interested in applying to be one of our 101 program counselors? Well the time is now! Applications will be due on Monday, May 1st at 8:00 a.m. Once you have completed your application, a link to sign up for an interview will be sent to you! Interviews will be scheduled for the first week of May! (May 1st-3rd).


Please fill out the google form below to be a Racer 101 or Outdoors 101 Counselor!


The dates for these programs will be:


Racer 101

Sunday, June 4th-Wednesday, June 7th

Tuesday, July 11th-Friday, July 14th


Outdoors 101

Sunday, June 11th-Wednesday, June 14th

What is Racer 101?

Racer 101 is the premier extended orientation program for first-year students. Racer 101 is designed to aid incoming students in their transition from high school to college by developing a diverse social network of classmates, upperclassmen, faculty and staff members and encouraging their bond to Murray State University through the introduction of campus culture and traditions.


As a counselor, you would be providing guidance to your group of students throughout the program and preparing them for their upcoming year at Murray State!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5DRkZJ89MZ0

What is Outdoors 101?

Outdoors 101 is a new extended orientation program that is geared toward students that love the great outdoors! If you love being outdoors and want to experience the lake area around Murray State's campus, then this program is for you! Not only will students have the opportunity to explore the great outdoors, but will be able to enjoy the community of Murray that they will soon be part of, as well as interact with faculty, staff and students on campus.


As a counselor, you would be providing guidance to your group of students throughout the program and preparing them for their upcoming year at Murray State!

Outdoors 101 at Murray State University

Office of Recruitment-New Student Programs

If you have questions, let us know!

Mallory LaPlant

Assistant Director of Recruitment/Coordinator of New Student Programs

270-809-5200

mlaplant@murraystate.edu


Deanne Rodgers

Admission Counselor/ Assistant Coordinator of New Student Programs

270-809-7037

drodgers1@murraystate.edu