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After You're Accepted - What's Next

Congratulations on being accepted to Morehead State University. Follow the checklist below to ensure you are prepared for your first semester.

You should receive your official acceptance letter with your MSU ID number. Your MSU ID is important for all services on campus.

Confirm your enrollment by paying your enrollment fee of $75 to guarantee your place in the next class of Eagles.

Confirm Your Enrollment

If you have questions or require assistance completing the online enrollment confirmation and fee payment, please contact us at 606-783-2000 or email

If you have AP credit to apply to your transcript, please complete the AP/IB Credit Application. For questions about qualifying, contact the Testing Center at 606-783-2526.

If you require academic accommodations, please contact Disability Services as soon as possible.

Once accepted, you will receive an email with your username (Eagle ID) and initial password (Eagle PASS). They are in this format:

  • Eagle ID:
  • Eagle Pass: MSUFall2023!

This username and password will give you access to your email and other services.

Your Eagle account is a one-stop location for email, financial aid, billing, Blackboard, and other student services. You should check your account regularly.

Activate Account


If you have questions, contact the Information Technology Help Desk at 606-783-4357 or

Check your MSU email account at least once weekly to stay updated on campus events and upcoming deadlines. You can access your MSU email account at

Complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. You will need to complete a new FAFSA each year you attend school. For financial aid questions, please call 606-783-2011 to speak with a financial aid counselor.

Explore Scholarships

If you are awarded one of MSU’s scholarships, you must accept/decline your scholarship(s).

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If you fall below the ACT College Readiness Requirements, schedule a placement test with our Testing Center. You must complete placement testing before attending Student Orientation, Advising and Registration.

View the course placement chart 

At Student Orientation, Advising & Registration (SOAR), you will:

  • Receive your Fall course schedule.
  • Choose your meal plan. Meal plan options will be available for review in mid-February.
  • Accept your Financial Responsibility Agreement.
  • Take your EagleCard photo and receive your card. Your EagleCard holds your student account and financial information.

The housing application for the fall term will open in January.

Apply for Housing

After you attend SOAR, sign up for a payment plan.

If you plan to bring a car to campus, you must purchase a vehicle pass. Order your pass through MyMoreheadState.

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A residency application demonstrates your residency status for admission and tuition assessment purposes. This is required by Kentucky Administrative Regulation (KAR) 13 2:045.

You do not need to complete this application if your permanent residence is in Kentucky. This form is only required for applicants who must appeal their residency status.

Residency Application

Contact Enrollment Services

Office of Enrollment Services

121 E. Second St.
Morehead, KY 40351

PHONE: 606-783-2000
PHONE: 800-585-6781
FAX: 606-783-5038

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