Scholarship Deadline Extended

Murray State University

Great news! We have had such an overwhelming response of students applying for Murray State University Scholarships that we have decided to extend our competitive scholarship application deadline to Friday, January 24th, 11:59 p.m. CT.

Please see the following tips, before you access the MSU Scholarship Application (STARS) system:

· Use the Internet Explorer browser only ;

· Delete cookies and browsing history in Internet Explorer;

· Click the buttons only once and let the system load on its own;

· You do not have to upload recommendation letters to each scholarship that requests a letter as long as the letter is uploaded into the “Attach Documents” or “Letter of Recommendation” section.

You can access the STARS application directly at

New students: All admission application documentation must also be submitted by

January 24th in order to be considered for competitive scholarships. Visit for more information on the appropriate admission documentation required.

Let our office know if you experience any issues accessing the STARS application or uploading documents by emailing us at Please provide a detailed explanation of what issue you are experiencing, so that we can quickly address the issue for you.